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A slow march forward: the impact of religious change on gender ideology in the contemporary United States

Joshua D. Tuttle and Shannon N. Davis

Elisabetta Ruspini, Glenda Tibe Bonifacio, and Consuelo Corradi (eds)

in Women and Religion: Contemporary and Future Challenges in the Global Era

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447336358
eISBN:
9781447336396
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447336358.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter talks about the substantial decline of Mainline Protestantism and the tremendous growth of the religiously unaffiliated population. It examines how these cultural changes are related to ... More


The Political Case for Gender Egalitarianism: A Stability Argument

Gina Schouten

in Liberalism, Neutrality, and the Gendered Division of Labor

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198813071
eISBN:
9780191851063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813071.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter argues that a liberal society cannot remain stable over time if its institutions are structured on the basis of an assumption that one’s sex will dictate the kind of work that one does. ... More


Trials and Triumphs of Biblical Feminism

Brantley W. Gasaway

in Progressive Evangelicals and the Pursuit of Social Justice

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9781469617725
eISBN:
9781469617749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469617725.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter describes the emergence of contemporary biblical feminism in the progressive evangelical movement, highlighting their public theology and biblical interpretations for gender ... More


The Challenge of Liberal Legitimacy

Gina Schouten

in Liberalism, Neutrality, and the Gendered Division of Labor

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198813071
eISBN:
9780191851063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813071.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

There are a few “easy fixes” or “work-arounds” that may appear to dispel the tension between the gender-egalitarian political agenda and a commitment to politically liberal legitimacy. First, we ... More


Domestic Violence and the Islamic Tradition

Ayesha S. Chaudhry

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199640164
eISBN:
9780191747755
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199640164.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Modern scholars in the three Abrahamic traditions—Judaism, Christianity, and Islam—who seek gender egalitarian readings of their traditions confront a common dilemma: how can they produce ... More


Gender, Reforms, and Modernity

Mushirul Hasan

in Between Modernity and Nationalism: Halide Edip's Encounter with Gandhi's India

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780198063322
eISBN:
9780199080502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198063322.003.0003
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter focuses on Halide’s commitment to gender justice, an engagement deepened by a new ideological framework which developed in line with the period’s emerging nationalism. Halide wrote ... More


Liberalism, Neutrality, and the Gendered Division of Labor

Gina Schouten

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198813071
eISBN:
9780191851063
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813071.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The trend toward gender equalization in domestic and paid labor allocations has stalled, and a growing number of scholars argue that, absent political intervention, further eroding of the gendered ... More


The Mal-Distribution Strategy

Gina Schouten

in Liberalism, Neutrality, and the Gendered Division of Labor

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198813071
eISBN:
9780191851063
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198813071.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter critiques the prevailing strategy for defending gender-egalitarian political interventions as legitimate exercises of political power compliant with the neutrality constraint. According ... More


Ḍākinī Dialogues

Sarah H. Jacoby

in Love and Liberation: Autobiographical Writings of the Tibetan Buddhist Visionary Sera Khandro

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231147682
eISBN:
9780231519533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231147682.003.0004
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter presents a cross-section of conversations and dialogues about a woman who endeavored to enter the ranks of a predominantly male religious calling. This conversation shows the complex ... More


Hannah Griffitts (1727–1817)

Lisa L. Moore, Joanna Brooks, and Caroline Wigginton (eds)

in Transatlantic Feminisms in the Age of Revolutions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199743483
eISBN:
9780190252830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199743483.003.0024
Subject:
Literature, American, 18th Century and Early American Literature, Women's Literature

Hannah Griffitts belonged to a network of women writers centered on Philadelphia during the eighteenth century. As a Quaker, she was raised in a tradition of gender egalitarianism. In 1768, Griffitts ... More


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