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A Canonical History of Jewish Circumcision

Shaye J. D. Cohen

in Why Aren't Jewish Women Circumcised?: Gender and Covenant in Judaism

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520212503
eISBN:
9780520920491
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520212503.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter provides a history of Jewish male circumcision, from the Bible to the Talmud, to the high Middle Ages, analyzing changes in meaning, ritual, and surgical practice relying on different ... More


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