Male confessions : intimate revelations and the religious imagination / Björn Krondorfer
- Krondorfer, Björn
- Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 
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- Physical Description:
- xi, 298 pages ; 24 cm
- Introduction : male confessions -- Interlude : on mirrors -- The confines of male confessions : on ancient vainglory and the postmodern gaze -- Interlude : on testimony -- Non-absent bodies and moral agency : confessions of an African bishop and a Jewish ghetto policeman -- A perpetrator and his hagiographer : Oswald Pohl's confession -- Interlude : on tears -- Sons of tears : displacing the intimate (female) other -- Not from my lips : from annihilation to nation building -- On spirit and sperm : eroticizing God, sanctifying the body -- Outlook : the power to name oneself into being.
- 9780804768993 (cloth : alk. paper), 0804768994 (cloth : alk. paper), 9780804769006 (pbk. : alk. paper), and 0804769001 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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