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In The Wake of the Goddesses

Women, Culture, and the Biblical Transformation of Pagan Myth

by Frymer

  • 310 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Free Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Sociology of Religion,
  • Myths & mythology,
  • Philosophy of religion,
  • Religion / General,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Mythology,
  • Women And Religion (General),
  • God (Judaism),
  • Goddesses,
  • Sex in the Bible,
  • Women in the Bible,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9224661M
    ISBN 100029108004
    ISBN 109780029108000

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Each page is a revelation, and their combined effect is a stunning and welcomed new perspective. Exploring the rich and powerful symbols of religion and culture that have shaped Western thought, In the Wake of the Goddesses shows how conceptions of gender and sexualtiy developed and changed from the goddesses of ancient Mesopotamian civilizations to the one God of Biblical monotheism.

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"For the Goddess of Wisdom, what Athena didn't know could fill a book. So the assault on Olympus left them beaten and scattered and possibly dead. So they have to fight the Fates themselves, who, it turns out, are the source of the gods' illness.

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