The Resource Eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven : Women, sexuality, and the Catholic Church, Uta Ranke-Heinemann ; translated by Peter Heinegg

Eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven : Women, sexuality, and the Catholic Church, Uta Ranke-Heinemann ; translated by Peter Heinegg

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Eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven : Women, sexuality, and the Catholic Church
Title
Eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven
Title remainder
Women, sexuality, and the Catholic Church
Statement of responsibility
Uta Ranke-Heinemann ; translated by Peter Heinegg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1927-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ranke-Heinemann, Uta
Dewey number
241/.66/08822
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from 'Eunuchen für das Himmelreich', published by Hoffmann und Campe, Hamburg, 1988
LC call number
BX1795.S48
LC item number
R3613 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in the Catholic Church
  • Sex
  • Catholic Church
  • Catholic Church
  • Sex
  • Women in the Catholic Church
  • Seksualiteit
  • Rooms-Katholieke Kerk
  • Vrouwenonderdrukking
  • Celibaat
  • Sexualverhalten
  • Katholische Kirche
Label
Eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven : Women, sexuality, and the Catholic Church, Uta Ranke-Heinemann ; translated by Peter Heinegg
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Eunuchen für das Himmelreich
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: The district court's Jesus -- Non-Christian roots of Christian sexual pessimism -- The ancient taboo against menstrual blood and its Christian consequences -- The New Testament, and how it was misunderstood : the virgin birth, celibacy, and the remarriage of divorced persons -- The church fathers til Augustine -- Family planning in antiquity : infanticide, abortion, contraception -- Augustine -- The evolution of celibacy -- Celibates' fear of women -- The suppression of women by celibates -- Lay people into monks -- Penitentials and punishment tables -- Early scholaticism, part I : marriage of the lascivious and Josephite marriage -- Early scholaticism, part II : Abelard's opposition, a tale of woe -- Coitus reservatus : the recipe for sinless sex
  • The thirteenth century : golden age of theology, and peak of misogynistic slander -- Thomas Aquinas : lumne ecclesiae -- The heightened campaign against contraception (unnatural sex) and its legal consequences in the Church, from the middle ages to the present -- Incest -- Spells for impotence, Satanic loves, witches, and changelings -- The Council of Trent and Pope Sixtus the Momentous -- Luther and his influence on Catholic sexual morality -- The Jansenists and Jesuit morality -- Contraception from 1500 to 1750 -- John Paul II and sex for pleasure -- The nineteenth and twentieth centuries : the age of "birth regulation" -- Abortion -- Onanism -- Homosexuality -- The moral theology of the twentieth century -- Notes on mariology
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 360 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)762001736
Label
Eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven : Women, sexuality, and the Catholic Church, Uta Ranke-Heinemann ; translated by Peter Heinegg
Link
Publication
Note
Translation of: Eunuchen für das Himmelreich
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: The district court's Jesus -- Non-Christian roots of Christian sexual pessimism -- The ancient taboo against menstrual blood and its Christian consequences -- The New Testament, and how it was misunderstood : the virgin birth, celibacy, and the remarriage of divorced persons -- The church fathers til Augustine -- Family planning in antiquity : infanticide, abortion, contraception -- Augustine -- The evolution of celibacy -- Celibates' fear of women -- The suppression of women by celibates -- Lay people into monks -- Penitentials and punishment tables -- Early scholaticism, part I : marriage of the lascivious and Josephite marriage -- Early scholaticism, part II : Abelard's opposition, a tale of woe -- Coitus reservatus : the recipe for sinless sex
  • The thirteenth century : golden age of theology, and peak of misogynistic slander -- Thomas Aquinas : lumne ecclesiae -- The heightened campaign against contraception (unnatural sex) and its legal consequences in the Church, from the middle ages to the present -- Incest -- Spells for impotence, Satanic loves, witches, and changelings -- The Council of Trent and Pope Sixtus the Momentous -- Luther and his influence on Catholic sexual morality -- The Jansenists and Jesuit morality -- Contraception from 1500 to 1750 -- John Paul II and sex for pleasure -- The nineteenth and twentieth centuries : the age of "birth regulation" -- Abortion -- Onanism -- Homosexuality -- The moral theology of the twentieth century -- Notes on mariology
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 360 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)762001736

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