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By Anne Stensvold

ISBN-10: 0415857589

ISBN-13: 9780415857581

ISBN-10: 0415857597

ISBN-13: 9780415857598

This e-book examines altering perspectives of procreation and fetal improvement during the heritage of the Christian culture. this can be the 1st accomplished research of cultural perceptions of being pregnant, a space of scholarship that been understudied some time past. being pregnant holds a primary position in Christian ritual, iconography, and theology, together with the dogma of the incarnation and the cult of Virgin Mary. This publication offers a wide creation to the attitudes and ideas inside Western Christian groups through targeting 4 sessions of transition: Antiquity, the Enlightenment, modernity, and the current day. It lays the basis for additional research of the interactions among organic types, cultural preconceptions, and non secular beliefs.

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