When God Was A Woman (Google eBook)

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, May 9, 2012 - Religion - 265 pages
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Here, archaeologically documented,is the story of the religion of the Goddess. Under her, women’s roles were far more prominent than in patriarchal Judeo-Christian cultures. Stone describes this ancient system and, with its disintegration, the decline in women’s status.
  

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I loved this book. It had so much to give in terms of the archeological history of worshipping the goddess, and how the female is by nature the life-giver, and in primitive societies was treated with ... Read full review

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I loved this book. It had so much to give in terms of the archeological history of worshipping the goddess, and how the female is by nature the life-giver, and in primitive societies was treated with ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
Introduction
1Tales with a Point of View
2Who Was She?
3WomenWhere Woman Was Deified
4The Northern Invaders
5One of Their Own Race
6If the King Did Not Weep
7The Sacred Sexual Customs
8They Offered Incense to the Queen of Heaven
9And the Men of the City Shall Stone Her with Stones
10Unraveling the Myth of Adam and Eve
11The Daughters of Eve
Date Charts
Bibliography
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About the author (2012)

Professor Stone is the author of 30 + books on marketing and customer service, and is Visiting Professor at several UK universities.

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