Woman and Nature: The Roaring Inside Her
"A West Coast feminist and poet draws from myth, legend, history, religion, sociology, science, and other sources to trace the evolution of attitudes toward and perceptions of women and nature."--Goodreads website.
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And it is said that nature endows woman with a superabundant beauty so that she might attract a male , but that this beauty vanishes after she has bred one or two children , just as the ant loses her wings after fertilization .
The woman before me was no longer forty - five but a lovely person with the taut firm beauty of youth . DR . ROBERT ALYN FRANKLYN , Beauty Surgeon no one ever speaks of “ a beautiful old woman " SIMONE DE BEAUVOIR , The Coming of Age ...
Yes , they exclaimed , they are not opposed to natural beauty . But does not charity ask that the mother prefer the life of her unborn infant over her own life ? they asked . But “ beauty , ” they argued , is only a relative term ...
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I realize this is considered a classic in feminist literature, but it is not anything like what I was expecting and I found Griffin's stream of consciousness style to be very distracting. This is not ... Read full review
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LAND Her Changing Face
TIMBER What Was There for Them
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