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

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

Label
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
by 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
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex
  • Women in the Catholic Church
  • Sex
  • Women in the Catholic Church
  • Catholic Church
Label
Eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven : women, sexuality and the Catholic Church, by Uta Ranke-Heinemann ; translated by Peter Heinegg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Eunuchen für das Himmelreich
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-350) 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
Control code
20754536
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 360 pages
Isbn
9780385265270
Lccn
89048951
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1343194
Label
Eunuchs for the kingdom of heaven : women, sexuality and the Catholic Church, by Uta Ranke-Heinemann ; translated by Peter Heinegg
Publication
Note
Translation of: Eunuchen für das Himmelreich
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-350) 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
Control code
20754536
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 360 pages
Isbn
9780385265270
Lccn
89048951
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1343194

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