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Jewish Women in Therapy (Women & Therapy Series)
by Rachel Josefowitz Siegel

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Here is the first volume ever to focus on the issues of Jewish women in the context of counseling and psychotherapy. Through poignant reflection and observation, the authors convey the richness and variety of Jewish women's experiences and the Jewishness and femaleness of the concerns, issues, values, and attitudes that Jewish women--both clients and therapists--bring into the therapy room.Jewish Women in Therapy is a landmark book in many ways. It calls attention to the historical and political realities of the Jewish heritage and acknowledges the oppression of both Jews and women that therapists have typically ignored. And although Jewish women have participated in the therapeutic process, as clients, scholars, and therapists, seldom have they chosen to write about it.Never before have the writings of so many distinguished leaders in the field, including Melanie Kaye/Kantrowitz, Evelyn Torton Beck, and Susannah Heschel, been compiled. They examine the damaging stereotypes of Jewish women--the Jewish American Princess and the Jewish Mother--that flourish today. Chapters also address the conflicts that many women feel about being Jewish and being female, celebrate the contributions of Jewish women to feminism and to therapy, examine the deliberate omission of women from the political process and the religious ritual, and convey the complexities of the oppression that are still blatantly directed at both Jews and females.

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Jewish Women in Therapy: Seen But Not Heard (Women & Therapy Series)Jewish Women in Therapy: Seen But Not Heard (Women & Therapy Series) (Paperback)
Pub. Date: 1991
Publisher: Routledge Member of the Taylor and Francis Group
Price: $4.86
Seller: Goodwill Books, Hillsboro, OR, USA
Description: Fairly worn, but readable and intact. If applicable: Dust jacket, disc or access code may not be included.
Jewish Women in Therapy: Seen But Not HeardJewish Women in Therapy: Seen But Not Heard (Soft cover)
Pub. Date: 1991
Publisher: Harrington Park Press/ Haworth
Price: $22.00
Seller: Gils Book Loft, Binghamton, NY, USA
Description: Book
Condition: Fine
Notes: Unread trade paperback, pale blue covers. Autograph of R.J. Siegel on half-title pg. Clean text. Giftworthy! Articles by Miriam L. Vogel, Laura S. Brown, Rita Arditti, et al. 33740 shelf.
 
 
 
 

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Overview

Here is the first volume ever to focus on the issues of Jewish women in the context of counseling and psychotherapy. Through poignant reflection and observation, the authors convey the richness and variety of Jewish women's experiences and the Jewishness and femaleness of the concerns, issues, values, and attitudes that Jewish women--both clients and therapists--bring into the therapy room.Jewish Women in Therapy is a landmark book in many ways. It calls attention to the historical and political realities of the Jewish heritage and acknowledges the oppression of both Jews and women that therapists have typically ignored. And although Jewish women have participated in the therapeutic process, as clients, scholars, and therapists, seldom have they chosen to write about it.Never before have the writings of so many distinguished leaders in the field, including Melanie Kaye/Kantrowitz, Evelyn Torton Beck, and Susannah Heschel, been compiled. They examine the damaging stereotypes of Jewish women--the Jewish American Princess and the Jewish Mother--that flourish today. Chapters also address the conflicts that many women feel about being Jewish and being female, celebrate the contributions of Jewish women to feminism and to therapy, examine the deliberate omission of women from the political process and the religious ritual, and convey the complexities of the oppression that are still blatantly directed at both Jews and females.

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  • PID: 15217082332
  • ISBN-13: 9780918393937
  • Publisher: Harrington Park Press
  • Seller: Discover Books
    Condition: Fair
    Notes: Noticeably used book. Text is legible but may be soiled and have binding defects. Heavy wear to covers and pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be included.