Synopses & Reviews
Jewish Women on Life Passages & Personal Milestones
This unique two-volume collaboration brings together more than fifty women writers, rabbis and scholars.
Topics covered: Childbirth, Infertility, Welcoming Children into Name & Covenant, Adolescence, Invisible Life Passages, Coming Out, Marriage, Divorce, Intermarriage, Choosing Judaism, Parenting, Midlife, Aging, Death & Mourning
A comprehensive, perceptive women's lifecycle resource. Expresses the way Jewish women see-and affect-the world through personal narratives, traditional concepts, new approaches and rituals for recognizing and marking life passages and personal milestones.
More than 40 contributors cover the entire spectrum of life's passages and present the latest thinking on ritual, life cycle, and the way Jewish women see the world.