Cheryl Anderson examines the legislation in relation to girls which are present in the publication of the Covenant and the Deuteronomic legislations. She argues that the legislation could be divided into those who deal with girls equally to males (defined as 'inclusive' legislation) and those who deal with girls otherwise ('exclusive' laws). She then means that the specific legislation, which build gender as male dominance/female subordination, don't simply describe violence opposed to ladies yet are inherently violent towards ladies. As a non-historical critique of ideology, severe concept is used to provide analytical insights that experience major implications for figuring out gender structures in either old and modern settings.
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