Ideal womanhood

Summary

Ideal womanhood, perfect womanhood, perfect woman and ideal woman are terms or labels to apply to subjective statements or thoughts on idealised female traits.

The concept of the "ideal woman"Edit

The term is applied in the context of various times and cultures, for example:

ExamplesEdit

A great deal of writing has been done on the subject. The subject of the Ideal Woman has been treated humorously,[9][10] theologically,[11] and musically.[12]

Examples of "ideal women" are portrayed in literature, for example:

Many books have been written on the subject of the Ideal Woman.[16][17][18]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FĀṬEMA – Encyclopaedia Iranica". www.iranicaonline.org.
  2. ^ Bhargava, Anju. "A contemporary perspective on Sita - Sita character". www.sitayanam.com. Retrieved 27 July 2010.
  3. ^ Richman, Paula (2001). Questioning Ramayanas: A South Asian Tradition. Berkeley: University of California Press. pp. 285–308. ISBN 0520220749.
  4. ^ "women". minerva.union.edu.
  5. ^ Abrams, Lynn. "Ideals of Womanhood in Victorian Britain". History Trails - Victorian Britain. BBC. Retrieved 27 July 2010.
  6. ^ Mundey, Paul (November 1, 2019). "Words of Faith: What About Women In Ministry?". The Frederick News-Post.
  7. ^ "Why it's OK if You Are Not the Proverbs 31 Woman".
  8. ^ "Marina Warner". Contemporary Writers. British Council. Archived from the original on 15 December 2010. Retrieved 27 July 2010.
  9. ^ Sunday Times, September 28, 2008
  10. ^ "Dating". AskMen.
  11. ^ "The Ideal Woman is a Precious Treasure, by Pope John Paul II".
  12. ^ The Ideal Woman by Adrian Bellew
  13. ^ Lierheimer, Linda. "Review of 'Convents and Nuns in Eighteenth-Century French Politics and Culture,' by Mita Choudhury". Catholic Historical Review - hosted at Britannica.com. Retrieved 27 July 2010.
  14. ^ Picard, Anna (18 June 2001). "The Rape of Lucretia, Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh". The Independent. Retrieved 27 July 2010.[dead link]
  15. ^ ""Who Is Sylvia?" by William Shakespeare". www.poemtree.com.
  16. ^ Teunissen, José (March 13, 2004). The Ideal Woman. SUN. ISBN 9789058751362 – via Google Books.
  17. ^ Mcfarland, Syreeta Renee (May 1, 2005). The Ideal Woman. Protea Publishing. ISBN 9781593441159 – via Google Books.
  18. ^ Hubbard, Elbert (September 1, 2006). The Ideal Woman. Kessinger Publishing. ISBN 9781428696211 – via Google Books.

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