By Anne Stensvold
This e-book examines altering perspectives of procreation and fetal improvement during the background of the Christian culture. this can be the 1st finished research of cultural perceptions of being pregnant, a space of scholarship that been understudied some time past. being pregnant holds a critical position in Christian ritual, iconography, and theology, together with the dogma of the incarnation and the cult of Virgin Mary. This e-book presents a extensive creation to the attitudes and ideas inside Western Christian groups via targeting 4 classes of transition: Antiquity, the Enlightenment, modernity, and the current day. It lays the basis for additional learn of the interactions among organic types, cultural preconceptions, and spiritual beliefs.
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