|Title:||The Goddess: Mythological Images of the Feminine|
|Format:||mbr lrf lit lrf|
|ePUB size:||1297 kb|
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|DJVU size:||1232 kb|
|Category:||Mythology and Folk Tales|
|Publisher:||Crossroad Pub Co; No Edition Stated edition (October 1, 1981)|
Missy said: Keep in mind: this book was originally published in 1981. Even so, those with sensitivity to a certain. The Goddess: Mythological Images of the Feminine. 0826409172 (ISBN13: 9780826409171). The two books are very similar since they're both dealing with exploration of the Feminine Divine archetypes from Jungian point of view, but Christine Downing does it in a poetic, honest, autobiographical way from which my understanding of the topic benefited. Mar 27, 2018 Nut Meg rated it it was ok.
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Christine Downing, emeritus professor of religious studies at San Diego State University, currently teaches at Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara. Her many other books include Gods in Our Midst, Women?s Mysteries, Myths and Mysteries of Same-Sex Love, The Luxury of Afterwards, Preludes, and Gleanings. A plus or a minus of the book depending upon how you look at it is an almost spiritual autobiography of the author's own relation to each of these goddesses from an interior subjective perspective. There is some repetition in the book and a fair amount of meandering. However, it is overall a very creative work dense with meaning. For the average person, it may be more than they wanted to know.
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Reflections of Women in Antiquity. Heroines and Hysterics. Christine Downing," Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 9, no. 2 (Winter, 1983): 299-302. Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months. Toward a Field of Intersectionality Studies: Theory, Applications, and Praxis.
The Goddess: Mythological Images of the Feminine. In a series of chapters each focusing on a different goddess or mythical woman, Christine Downing traces her own path of individuation from maiden-daughter to mature woman. Gods in Our Midst: Mythological Images of the Masculine – A Woman’s View. Gleanings is a gathering of hitherto uncollected essays written by Christine Downing during the quarter century since the publication in 1981 of her seminal book, The Goddess: Mythological Images of the Feminine. Many of the essays continue her exploration of Greek goddess traditions and other aspects of Greek mythology. Others grow out of her ongoing involvement with the thought of both Freud and Jung. between polis and psyche, city and soul, is a central theme of several of these papers, including those that focus on the Holocaust.
mythological images of the feminine. by Christine Downing. Published 1981 by Crossroad in New York. The Journal of Analytical Psychology.
Home All Categories History Books Religious History Books The Goddess: Mythological Images of the Feminine. ISBN13: 9780824506247. The Goddess : Mythological Images of the Feminine. Looks at images of female divinity in ancient Greek myths and examines how myths can affect our appreciation of life. It is difficult to remember that when Christine first wrote and published this book in 1981, there were few books about women's spirituality and connection to the ancient Goddesses. Chris Downing is a foundational person in feminist religious studies. It is a classic, a book that anyone interested in the Goddess movement should own. I have mixed feelings about this book.
It does so through a close reading and analysis of five biographical ‘rebirth’ memoirs published between 1981 and 1998: Christine Downing’s (1981) The Goddess: Mythological Images of the Feminine; Jean Shinoda Bolen’s (1994) Crossing to Avalon: A Woman’s Midlife Pilgrimage; Sue Monk Kidd’s (1996) The Dance of the Dissident Daughter: A Woman’s Journey from Christian Tradition to the. Sacred Feminine; Margaret Starbird’s (1998) The Goddess in the Gospels: Reclaiming the Sacred Feminine; and Phyllis Curott’s (1998) Book of Shadows: A Modern Woman’s Journey into the Wisdom of Witchcraft and the M. .