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Introduction Why did Adam "give birth" to Eve? See Birth-giving, Male. Who was the original Holy Trinity? See Trinity. How did the middle finger become a phallic symbol? See Fingers. Why is it bad luck to break a mirror?
Was there a female pope? See Joan, Pope. What was the real meaning of fairy tales? See Fairies. Thousands of popular fantasies and hidden facts are expounded in this Encyclopedia, where the complex subject of sexism is approached from both the historical and the mythic.
Adam, representing all men, was less guilty than Eve, representing all women. St. Paul even regarded Eve as the only guilty one (1 Timothy 2:14). The tradition persisted up to the present century, when the clergy, if not advocating active abuse of women, at least.
Loafe with me on the grass, loose the stop from your throat, Not words, not music or rhyme I want, not custom or lecture, not even the best, Only the lull I like, the hum of your valved voice.
Perhaps the first substantial feminist-oriented encyclopedia of the history of modern society.". The Denver Post "A vast and detailed resource on women's history. offering a wealth of fascinating detail. It will indeed give a clearer picture of our total cultural heritage.".
And now it seems to me the beautiful uncut hair of graves. Tenderly will I use you curling grass, It may be you transpire from the breasts of young men, It may be if I had known them I would have loved them, It may.
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WALKER 1817 Harper Row, San Francisco New York, Grand Rapids, Philadelphia, St. Louis London, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto Opposite title page: kore, polychromed marble, Greece, ca. 5 th century B.C. Acknowledgments appear on p.