Women and the Messianic heresy of Sabbatai Zevi : 1666--1816 / Ada Rapoport-Albert ; translated from the Hebrew by Deborah Greniman
- Introduction -- Female prophets in Sabbatianism -- Historical precedents and contexts -- Sabbatian women as religious activists -- Women in sectarian Sabbatianism -- The egalitarian agenda: sources of inspiration and modes of implementation -- In the egalitarian 'family' of Jacob Frank -- The redemptive 'maiden' -- 'The mother of God': Frank and the Russian sectarians -- Conclusion: from Sabbatianism to Hasidism.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Source of Acquisition:
- UP-PAT copy: Purchased with funds from the Floyd B. and Naomi A. Fischer Libraries Endowment; 2011.
- Endowment Note:
- Floyd B. and Naomi A. Fischer Libraries Endowment
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