The Resource The politics of women's spirituality : essays on the rise of spiritual power within the feminist movement, edited by Charlene Spretnak

The politics of women's spirituality : essays on the rise of spiritual power within the feminist movement, edited by Charlene Spretnak

Label
The politics of women's spirituality : essays on the rise of spiritual power within the feminist movement
Title
The politics of women's spirituality
Title remainder
essays on the rise of spiritual power within the feminist movement
Statement of responsibility
edited by Charlene Spretnak
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Essays discuss goddess worship, spiritual consciousness, the relationship between politics and religion, and applications of spirituality as a political force
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1154
LC item number
.P6 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
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Spretnak, Charlene
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feminism
  • Spirituality
  • Women
  • Féminisme
  • Spiritualité
  • Femmes
  • Feminism
  • Spirituality
  • Women
  • Godinnen
  • Matriarchaat
  • Spiritualiteit
Label
The politics of women's spirituality : essays on the rise of spiritual power within the feminist movement, edited by Charlene Spretnak
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [580]-590
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Adrienne Rich
  • On common ground : Native American and feminist spirituality approaches in the struggle to save Mother Earth
  • Judith Todd
  • Spiritual dimensions of feminist anti-nuclear activism
  • Gina Foglia and Dorit Wolffberg
  • Spiritual techniques for re-powering survivors of sexual assault
  • Carolyn R. Shaffer
  • The Christian Right's "holy war" againt feminism
  • Charlene Spretnak
  • The voice of women's spirituality in futurism
  • Barb Copper
  • The origins of music : women's goddess worship
  • Women's collective spirit : exemplified and envisioned : Grace Shinell
  • Sophie Drinker
  • Witchcraft as a goddess religion
  • Starhawk
  • From the house of the Yemanja : the goddess heritage of Black women
  • Sabrina Sojourner
  • The three faces of goddess spirituality
  • Merlin Stone
  • Why women need the goddess : phenomenological, psychological, and political reflections
  • pt. 1. Discovering a history of power:
  • Carol P. Christ
  • Mythic Heras as models of strength and wisdom: prose poem
  • Robin Morgan
  • Ancient mirrors of womanhood
  • Merlin Stone
  • The Amazon legacy
  • Phyllis Chesler
  • Tales of a reincarnated Amazon princess : the invincible wonder woman!
  • Gloria Steinem
  • Growing up with legends of the Chinese swrdswomen
  • What the goddess means to women: poem
  • Siew Hwa Beh
  • Meanings of matriarchy
  • Margot Adler
  • Drawing from mythology in women's quest for selfhood
  • Bella Debrida
  • Our heritage is our power
  • Judy Chicago
  • pt. 2. Manifesting personal power:
  • Consciousness/energy/action: poem
  • Judy Grahn
  • Ntozake Shange
  • A consciousness manifesto
  • Nancy F.W. Passmore
  • Consciousness, politics, and magic
  • Starhawk
  • The metaphors of power
  • Barbara Starrett
  • Womanpower : energy re-sourcement
  • Sally Gearhart
  • Gyn/ecology : spinning new time/space
  • Mary Daly
  • The great goddess : who was she?
  • Feminist witchcraft : controlling our own inner space
  • Naomi Goldenberg
  • Contemporary feminist rituals
  • Kay Turner
  • Honor and ceremony in women's rituals
  • E.M. Broner
  • Self-images of strength and wholeness: poem
  • Marge Piercy
  • Images and models--in process
  • Juanita Weaver
  • Merlin Stone
  • Martial arts meditations
  • Emily E. Culpepper
  • From sacred blood to the curse and beyond
  • Judy Grahn
  • The healing powers of women
  • Chellis Glendinning
  • Expanding personal power through meditation
  • Hallie Iglehart
  • Feeding the feminist psyche through ritual theater
  • Batya Podos
  • Women and culture in goddess-oriented Old Europe
  • See for yourself : women's spirituality in holistic art
  • Mary Beth Edelson
  • Images of spiritual power in women's fiction
  • Carol P. Christ and Charlene Spretnak
  • pt. 3. Transforming the political:
  • The unity of politics and spirituality: prose poem
  • Adrienne Rich
  • Sisterhood as cosmic covenant
  • Mary Daly
  • The personal is political
  • Marija Gimbutas
  • Sheila D. Collins
  • Dimensions of spirituality
  • Judy Davis and Juanita Weaver
  • Politics, spirituality and models of change
  • Dorothy I. Riddle
  • The politics of feminist spirituality
  • Anne Kent Rush
  • Metaphysical feminism
  • Robin Morgan
  • The politics of women's spirituality
  • Prepatriarchal female/goddess images
  • Charlene Spretnak
  • Feminist spirituality : the politics of the psyche
  • Judith Antonelli
  • The unnatural divorce of spirituality and politics
  • Hallie Iglehart
  • Ethics and justice in goddess religion
  • Starhawk
  • Applications of spirituality as a political force: poem
  • June Jordan
  • Witch : spooking the patriarchy during the late sixties
  • Sally R. Binford
  • Responses
  • Merlin Stone and Charlene Spretnak
  • Counter-response
  • Sally R. Binford
  • Post-counter-response
  • Charlene Spretnak
  • Afterword: Feminist politics and rthe nature of the mind
  • Charlene Spretnak
  • Appendix: Two debates: 1. Does hierarchy have a place in women's spirituality?:
  • Spiritual hierarchies : the empress' new clothes?
  • Gloria Z. Greenfield
  • Response:
  • The vows, wows, and joys of the high priestess or what do you people do anyway?
  • Z. Budapest
  • 2.
  • Are goddesses and matriarchies merely figments of feminist imagination?: myths and matriarchies
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxx, 590 pages
Isbn
9780385177702
Lccn
80002876
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07272396
  • (OCoLC)ocm07272396
Label
The politics of women's spirituality : essays on the rise of spiritual power within the feminist movement, edited by Charlene Spretnak
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [580]-590
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Adrienne Rich
  • On common ground : Native American and feminist spirituality approaches in the struggle to save Mother Earth
  • Judith Todd
  • Spiritual dimensions of feminist anti-nuclear activism
  • Gina Foglia and Dorit Wolffberg
  • Spiritual techniques for re-powering survivors of sexual assault
  • Carolyn R. Shaffer
  • The Christian Right's "holy war" againt feminism
  • Charlene Spretnak
  • The voice of women's spirituality in futurism
  • Barb Copper
  • The origins of music : women's goddess worship
  • Women's collective spirit : exemplified and envisioned : Grace Shinell
  • Sophie Drinker
  • Witchcraft as a goddess religion
  • Starhawk
  • From the house of the Yemanja : the goddess heritage of Black women
  • Sabrina Sojourner
  • The three faces of goddess spirituality
  • Merlin Stone
  • Why women need the goddess : phenomenological, psychological, and political reflections
  • pt. 1. Discovering a history of power:
  • Carol P. Christ
  • Mythic Heras as models of strength and wisdom: prose poem
  • Robin Morgan
  • Ancient mirrors of womanhood
  • Merlin Stone
  • The Amazon legacy
  • Phyllis Chesler
  • Tales of a reincarnated Amazon princess : the invincible wonder woman!
  • Gloria Steinem
  • Growing up with legends of the Chinese swrdswomen
  • What the goddess means to women: poem
  • Siew Hwa Beh
  • Meanings of matriarchy
  • Margot Adler
  • Drawing from mythology in women's quest for selfhood
  • Bella Debrida
  • Our heritage is our power
  • Judy Chicago
  • pt. 2. Manifesting personal power:
  • Consciousness/energy/action: poem
  • Judy Grahn
  • Ntozake Shange
  • A consciousness manifesto
  • Nancy F.W. Passmore
  • Consciousness, politics, and magic
  • Starhawk
  • The metaphors of power
  • Barbara Starrett
  • Womanpower : energy re-sourcement
  • Sally Gearhart
  • Gyn/ecology : spinning new time/space
  • Mary Daly
  • The great goddess : who was she?
  • Feminist witchcraft : controlling our own inner space
  • Naomi Goldenberg
  • Contemporary feminist rituals
  • Kay Turner
  • Honor and ceremony in women's rituals
  • E.M. Broner
  • Self-images of strength and wholeness: poem
  • Marge Piercy
  • Images and models--in process
  • Juanita Weaver
  • Merlin Stone
  • Martial arts meditations
  • Emily E. Culpepper
  • From sacred blood to the curse and beyond
  • Judy Grahn
  • The healing powers of women
  • Chellis Glendinning
  • Expanding personal power through meditation
  • Hallie Iglehart
  • Feeding the feminist psyche through ritual theater
  • Batya Podos
  • Women and culture in goddess-oriented Old Europe
  • See for yourself : women's spirituality in holistic art
  • Mary Beth Edelson
  • Images of spiritual power in women's fiction
  • Carol P. Christ and Charlene Spretnak
  • pt. 3. Transforming the political:
  • The unity of politics and spirituality: prose poem
  • Adrienne Rich
  • Sisterhood as cosmic covenant
  • Mary Daly
  • The personal is political
  • Marija Gimbutas
  • Sheila D. Collins
  • Dimensions of spirituality
  • Judy Davis and Juanita Weaver
  • Politics, spirituality and models of change
  • Dorothy I. Riddle
  • The politics of feminist spirituality
  • Anne Kent Rush
  • Metaphysical feminism
  • Robin Morgan
  • The politics of women's spirituality
  • Prepatriarchal female/goddess images
  • Charlene Spretnak
  • Feminist spirituality : the politics of the psyche
  • Judith Antonelli
  • The unnatural divorce of spirituality and politics
  • Hallie Iglehart
  • Ethics and justice in goddess religion
  • Starhawk
  • Applications of spirituality as a political force: poem
  • June Jordan
  • Witch : spooking the patriarchy during the late sixties
  • Sally R. Binford
  • Responses
  • Merlin Stone and Charlene Spretnak
  • Counter-response
  • Sally R. Binford
  • Post-counter-response
  • Charlene Spretnak
  • Afterword: Feminist politics and rthe nature of the mind
  • Charlene Spretnak
  • Appendix: Two debates: 1. Does hierarchy have a place in women's spirituality?:
  • Spiritual hierarchies : the empress' new clothes?
  • Gloria Z. Greenfield
  • Response:
  • The vows, wows, and joys of the high priestess or what do you people do anyway?
  • Z. Budapest
  • 2.
  • Are goddesses and matriarchies merely figments of feminist imagination?: myths and matriarchies
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxx, 590 pages
Isbn
9780385177702
Lccn
80002876
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)07272396
  • (OCoLC)ocm07272396

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