Publications

Since the the WSRP's founding in 1973, a substantial body of research has been published as a direct result of the program. Books by WSRP research associates have examined women, gender, sexuality, and religion from a stunning variety of perspectives:

Clarissa W. Atkinson, Constance H. Buchanan, and Margaret R. Miles, eds.
Beacon Press, 1985
Shaping New Vision: Gender and Values in American Culture
Shaping New Vision: Gender and Values in American Culture
Clarissa W. Atkinson, Constance H. Buchanan, and Margaret R. Miles, eds.
UMI Research Press, 1987
Ana Mariella Bacigalupo
University of Texas Press, 2007
Ann D. Braude and Hanna Herzog, eds.
Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
Ann D. Braude, ed.
Palgrave Macmillan, 2004
Karen McCarthy Brown
University of California Press, 2001
Transforming Grace: Christian Tradition and Women's Experience
Deliverance and Submission: Evangelical Women and the Negotiation of Patriarchy in South Korea
Struggle to Be the Sun Again: Introducing Asian Women's Theology
Mary Moody Emerson and the Origins of Transcendentalism: A Family History
The Bone Gatherers: The Lost Worlds of Early Christian Women
Countering Colonization: Native American Women and Great Lakes Missions, 1630-1900
This Spot of Ground: Spiritual Baptists in Toronto
Carol B. Duncan
Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2008
Habits of Compassion: Irish Catholic Nuns and the Origins of New York's Welfare System, 1830-1920
Divided Houses: Religion and Gender in Modern France
Caroline Ford
Cornell University Press, 2005
Written By Herself: Literary Production by African American Women, 1746-1892
Frances Smith Foster
Indiana University Press, 1993
The Good Women of the Parish: Gender and Religion After the Black Death
Katherine L French
University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008
Writing Out My Heart: Selections from the Journal of Frances E. Willard, 1855-96
Carolyn De Swarte Gifford, ed.
University of Illinois Press, 1995
"If It Wasn't for the Women...": Black Women's Experience and Womanist Culture in Church and Community
Born Again Bodies: Flesh and Spirit in American Christianity

R. Marie Griffith
University of California Press, 2004
The Goddesses' Henchmen: Gender in Indian Hero Worship
Lindsey Harlan
Oxford University Press, 2003
Jewish High Society in Old Regime Berlin
Deborah Hertz
Syracuse University Press, 2005
Righteous Discontent: The Women's Movement in the Black Baptist Church, 1880-1920
Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham
Harvard University Press, 1994
Sensible Ecstasy: Mysticism, Sexual Difference, and the Demands of History
Amy Hollywood
University of Chicago Press, 2002
Mother's First-Born Daughters: Early Shaker Writings on Women and Religion
Mine and Yours Are Hers: Retrieving Women's History from Rabbinic Literature
Sacrificed Wife/Sacrificer's Wife: Women, Ritual, and Hospitality in Ancient India
The Gospel of Mary of Magdala: Jesus and the First Woman Apostle
Meeting the Great Bliss Queen: Buddhists, Feminists, and the Art of the Self
Prophetic Woman: Anne Hutchinson and the Problem of Dissent in the Literature of New England
Eternally Eve: Images of Eve in the Hebrew Bible, Midrash, and Modern Jewish Poetry
Heretics or Daughters of Israel? The Crypto-Jewish Women of Castile
Renée Levine Melammed
Oxford University Press, 1999
Sentimental Confessions: Spiritual Narratives of Nineteenth-Century African American Women
Lubavitcher Women in America: Identity and Activism in the Postwar Era
Bonnie J. Morris
State University of New York Press, 1998
The Story of the Daughters of Quchan: Gender and National Memory in Iranian History
Gender in Yoruba Oral Traditions
Oyeronke Olademo
Concept Publications Limited, 2009
Women in a Chaotic World: The Clash of Cultures in the Colonial Southeast
Michelene E. Pesantubbee
University of New Mexico Press, 2005
Guests at God's Wedding: Celebrating Kartik Among The Women of Benares
Tracy Pintchman
State University of New York Press, 2005
Spirituality as Ideology in Black Women's Film and Literature
Judylyn S. Ryan
University of Virginia Press, 2005
Reshaping the Holy: Democracy, Development, and Muslim Women in Bangladesh
Elora Shehabuddin
Columbia University Press, 2008
Fruits of Sorrow: Framing Our Attention to Suffering
Elizabeth V. Spelman
Beacon Press, 1997
State of Virginity: Gender, Religion, and Politics in the Early Modern Catholic State
Jewish Women Philosophers of First-Century Alexandria: Philo's 'Therapeutae' Reconsidered
Womanist Ethics and the Cultural Production of Evil
Emilie Townes
Palgrave Macmillan, 2006
Freud on Femininity and Faith
Judith Van Herik
University of California Press, 1982
Pulling the Devil's Kingdom Down: The Salvation Army in Victorian Britain
Pamela J. Walker
University of California Press, 2001
Voices of the Matriarchs: Listening to the Prayers of Early Modern Jewish Women
Disruptive Christian Ethics: When Racism and Women's Lives Matter
Traci C. West
Westminster John Knox Press, 2006