Jewish Women: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia


Chava Weissler

Chava Weissler is Philip and Muriel Berman Professor of Jewish Civilization in the Religion Studies Department of Lehigh University. She is the author of Voices of the Matriarchs: Listening to the Prayers of Early Modern Jewish Women, and Making Judaism Meaningful: Ambivalence and Tradition in a Havurah Community. She teaches courses on women in Jewish history, Jewish folklore, classical Jewish texts, and Jewish and American popular religion.

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