Bibliographies

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  • Women and Worship at Philippi: Diana/Artemis and Other Cults in the Early Christian Era

    Abrahamsen, Valerie. Women and Worship at Philippi: Diana/Artemis and Other Cults in the Early Christian Era. Portland, Maine: Astarte Shell, 1995.
  • Women in Scripture

    Meyers, Carol, ed. Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2000.

  • Elizabeth

    Limberis, Vasiliki. “Elizabeth.” Pages 73-74 in Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament. Edited by Carol Meyers. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2000.

  • 2 Kings 4:8–37; 8:1–6, "The Shunammite”

    Camp, Claudia. “2 Kgs 4:8–37; 8:1–6, The Shunammite.” Pages 274–75 in Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament. Edited by Carol Meyers, Toni Craven, and Ross S. Kraemer. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2000.

  • Women in Scripture, pages 303-304

    Fontaine, Carol. “Prov 5:18–19; 12:4; 18:22; 19:13–14; 21:9, 19; 25:24; 27:15–16; 30:23; 31:10–31, Wife.” Pages 303–4 in Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament. Edited by Carol Meyers, Toni Craven, and Ross S. Kraemer. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2000.

  • Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament

    Frymer-Kensky, Tivka. “Rahab.” Pages 140–41 in Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament. Edited by Carol Meyers and Toni Craven. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2001.

  • Rachel

    Frymer-Kensky, Tikva. “Rachel.” Pages 138–40 in Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament. Edited by Carol Meyers and Toni Craven. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2001.

  • Judges 17:1–4, Mother of Micah

    Meyers, Carol. “Judg 17:1–4, Mother of Micah.” Page 248 in Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament. Edited by Carol Meyers, Toni Craven, and Ross S. Kraemer. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2000.

  • Women in the Classical World

    Fantham, Elaine, Helene Peet Foley, Natalie Boymel Kampen, Sarah B. Pomeroy, and H. A. Shapiro. Women in the Classical World. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994.

  • Women in the Qur’an, Traditions, and Interpretation

    Stowasser, Barbara Freyer. Women in the Qur’an, Traditions, and Interpretation. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.

     

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