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Unheroic conduct

the rise of heterosexuality and the invention of the Jewish man

by Daniel Boyarin

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex -- Religious aspects -- Judaism,
  • Man (Jewish theology),
  • Heterosexuality,
  • Judaism and psychoanalysis

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDaniel Boyarin.
    SeriesContraversions -- 8
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM720.S4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination393p. ;
    Number of Pages393
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18889526M
    ISBN 100520200330

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