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Product Description: Naming the Goddess is written by over eighty adherents and scholars of Goddess and Goddess Spirituality, and includes contributions from Selena Fox, Kathy Jones, Caroline Wise and Rachel Patterson. Part 1 is a series of critical essays focusing upon contemporary Goddess issues...read more
By Trevor Greenfield (editor)

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9781782794769 | Moon Books, September 26, 2014, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Naming the Goddess is written by over eighty adherents and scholars of Goddess and Goddess Spirituality, and includes contributions from Selena Fox, Kathy Jones, Caroline Wise and Rachel Patterson.

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Product Description: Joseph Campbell brought mythology to a mass audience. His bestselling books, including The Power of Myth and The Hero with a Thousand Faces, are the rare blockbusters that are also scholarly classics.While Campbell’s work reached wide and deep as he covered the world’s great mythological traditions, he never wrote a book on goddesses in world mythology...read more

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9781608681822 | New World Library, December 10, 2013, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Joseph Campbell brought mythology to a mass audience.

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Product Description: Old Norse texts offer many different ideas about what it is to be female, presenting women who occupy diverse social and economic positions or who have varying racial origins. Covering a much wider range of texts than have previous studies, this book presents a comprehensive and ground-breaking analysis of women in Old Norse literature...read more

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9780230120426 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 13, 2013, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: Old Norse texts offer many different ideas about what it is to be female, presenting women who occupy diverse social and economic positions or who have varying racial origins.

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Product Description: The Christian Goddess: Archetype and Theology in the Fantasies of George MacDonald, examines this British Victorian writer's employment of female figures to represent Deity. Such symbolism is extremely unusual for a Christian author of this period and anticipates the efforts of many modern theologians to develop an image of God as Mother...read more

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9781611470086 | Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Pr, April 29, 2011, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The Christian Goddess: Archetype and Theology in the Fantasies of George MacDonald, examines this British Victorian writer's employment of female figures to represent Deity.

"A wonderful book that makes a very big, new interdisciplinary argument. It will have as marked an effect on the field of medieval religious studies as anything published in the last few decades."--Nicholas Watson, Harvard University "Barbara Newman has always insisted upon the necessity of reading medieval culture as a text whose demands are matched by its rewards. . . . With

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9780812236910 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, December 1, 2002, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: "A wonderful book that makes a very big, new interdisciplinary argument.

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9780812219111 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, March 8, 2005, cover price $26.50

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9780820456072 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, September 1, 2001, cover price $59.95
9783906766911 | Peter Lang, September 1, 2001, cover price $81.95

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Product Description: A comprehensive examination of the rituals and philosophies that created and sustained medieval troubadour culture• Debunks the myth of the platonic nature of courtly love, showing the many sexual similarities to the Tantric practices of India• Reveals how the roots of courtly love go back to the matriarchal cultures of neolithic timesThe widespread turmoil that shook Western Europe as it entered the new millennium with the year 1000 prompted a vast reevaluation of the chief tenets of society...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780892817719 | Inner Traditions, November 1, 2000, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive examination of the rituals and philosophies that created and sustained medieval troubadour culture• Debunks the myth of the platonic nature of courtly love, showing the many sexual similarities to the Tantric practices of India• Reveals how the roots of courtly love go back to the matriarchal cultures of neolithic timesThe widespread turmoil that shook Western Europe as it entered the new millennium with the year 1000 prompted a vast reevaluation of the chief tenets of society.

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Product Description: This study delves first into the literary strata from which the archetypes have been culled, the stories of the Bible and the myths of the Aegean, to look at how the characterization of the goddess was revised as she re-emerges in contemporary fiction.

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9780899506159 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, December 1, 1991, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: The impulse that prompts humans to envision themselves as heroic is as inherent to women as to men.

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9780786408306 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, July 1, 2000, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: This study delves first into the literary strata from which the archetypes have been culled, the stories of the Bible and the myths of the Aegean, to look at how the characterization of the goddess was revised as she re-emerges in contemporary fiction.

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9780812233582 | Univ of Pennsylvania Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $39.95

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Product Description: This timely book treats Hardy's recurring use of one of the major informing myths of Western culture—that of a collision between a solar god and an earth goddess. Stave uses a chronological examination of Hardy's Wessex novels to highlight the author's evolving consciousness of the connections among patriarchy, Christianity, sexism, and classism...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313295669, titled "The Decline of the Goddess: Nature, Culture, and Women in Thomas Hardy's Fiction" | Praeger Pub Text, June 30, 1995, cover price $119.00 | About this edition: This timely book treats Hardy's recurring use of one of the major informing myths of Western culture—that of a collision between a solar god and an earth goddess.
9781557785886, titled "Decline of the Goddess: Nature, Culture, and Women in Thomas Hardy's Fiction" | Paragon House, December 1, 1993, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This timely book treats Hardy's recurring use of one of the major informing myths of Western culture—that of a collision between a solar god and an earth goddess.

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