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Author: Shayna Zamkanei

Title: Was She or Wasn't She?

Subtitle: Rape as a Patriarchal Shift in the Story of Dinah

Journal: The Oculus: The Virginia Journal of Undergraduate Research

Volume: 4

Issue: -

Year: 2005

Pages: 45-50

Language: English

Keywords: Cases: Offenders / Shechem; Cases: Victims / Dinah; Representations: Biblical Texts / Book of Genesis



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Contents:

  Introduction (p. 45)
  Contemporary versus Biblical Understandings of Rape (p. 46)
  The Language of Forceful Sexual Encounter in the Pentateuch (p. 46)
  The Dinah Episode (p. 47)
  Reinforcing Patriarchy (p. 48)
  Conclusion (p. 48)
  Acknowledgements (p. 49)

Wikipedia: Bible: Old Testament / Book of Genesis | Crime and punishment in the Bible: Rape in the Hebrew Bible / Dinah