Books

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Feminist Studies & Gender Studies

  • Alison Jaggar, ed. Just Methods: An Interdisciplinary Feminist Reader. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers, 2008.
  • Anne Fausto-Sterling. Sexing the Body: Gender Politics and the Construction of Sexuality. New York: Basic Books, 2000.
  • Chandra Talpade Mohanty. Feminism Without Borders: Decolonizing Theory, Practicing Solidarity. Durham: Duke University Press, 2003.
  • Ty P. Kawika Tengan. Native Men Remade: Gender and Nation in Contemporary Hawai’i. Durham: Duke University Press, 2008.

Gender & Religion

  • Leila Ahmed. Women and Gender in Islam: Historical Roots of a Modern Debate. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1992.
  • Karen McCarthy Brown. Mama Lola: A Vodou Priestess in Brooklyn. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2001.
  • Caroline Walker Bynum. Fragmentation and Redemption: Essays on Gender and the Human Body in Medieval Religion. Cambridge, MA & New York: Zone Books, 1991.
  • Rita M. Gross. Buddhism After Patriarchy: A Feminist History, Analysis, and Reconstruction of Buddhism. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1993.
  • Katherine Ludwig Jansen. The Making of the Magdalen: Preaching and Popular Devotion in the Later Middle Ages. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2001.
  • Chatsumarn Kabilsingh. Thai Women in Buddhism. Berkeley: Parallax Press, 1991.
  • Barbara Newman. Sister of Wisdom: St. Hildegard’s Theology of the Feminine. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997.
  • Reiko Ohnuma. Ties That Bind: Maternal Imagery and Discourse in Indian Buddhism. New York: Oxford University Press, 2012.
  • Diana Y. Paul. Women in Buddhism: Images of the Feminine in Mahayana Tradition. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1985.
  • Liz Wilson. Charming Cadavers: Horrific Figurations of the Feminine in Indian Buddhist Hagiographic Literature. Chicago & London: University of Chicago Press, 1996.

Religious Studies

  • Randall Balmer. Mine Eyes Have Seen the Glory: A Journey Into the Evangelical Subculture in America. Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 2006.
  • Robert Ellwood. Introducing Japanese Religion. New York: Routledge, 2008.
  • Greg Johnson. Sacred Claims: Repatriation and Living Traditions. Charlottseville: University of Virginia Press, 2007.
  • Bruce Lincoln. Holy Terrors: Thinking About Religion After September 11. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006.
  • Tomoku Masazawa. The Invention of World Religions, or, How European Universalism was Preserved in the Language of Pluralism. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005.
  • Reiko Ohnuma. Head, Eyes, Flesh, and Blood: Giving Away the Body in Indian Buddhist Literature. New York: Columbia University Press, 2007.
  • Mark C. Taylor. Critical Terms for Religious Studies. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.
  • Thomas Tweed. Crossing and Dwelling: A Theory of Religion. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2006.

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