When God Was a Woman

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Dial Press, 1976 - 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. Index; maps and illustrations.

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Puré Gold! Informative, and incredibly well researched it opened my mind too our current patriarchal society and how it distorts our perspective. When we consider our past and our ancestors we do so ... Read full review

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Her goals are to gain mutual respect between male and female by questioning the idea that women are meant to be male's assistant and the reality that we are all mature, self determining human beings ... Read full review


One Tales with a Point of View1
Three WomenWhere Woman Was Deified30
Four The Northern Invaders62

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