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Goddesses Who Rule
     

Goddesses Who Rule

by Elisabeth Benard
 

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Goddesses often are labeled as one-dimensional forces of nature or fertility. In examining a number of goddesses whose primary role is sovereignty, this volume reveals the rich diversity of goddess traditions. Drawn from a variety of cultural and historical settings, the goddesses described here include Inanna of ancient Sumer, Oshun of Nigeria, and Cihuacoatl of

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Goddesses often are labeled as one-dimensional forces of nature or fertility. In examining a number of goddesses whose primary role is sovereignty, this volume reveals the rich diversity of goddess traditions. Drawn from a variety of cultural and historical settings, the goddesses described here include Inanna of ancient Sumer, Oshun of Nigeria, and Cihuacoatl of pre-historical America.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195352948
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
09/21/2000
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
3 MB

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