Woman and Nature: The Roaring Inside Her
Women and nature is about memory and mutilation, female anger as power, female presence as transforming force. It embraces ritual and science, history and imagination, calling up the voices and body of our earth and restoring us to knowledge of her beauty and our own. In one of the infinite false polarities of patriarchy, both the exploiter-rapists and the sexist ecology movement have lumped women and nature together in a view negative for both of us.... Griffin has collected here the most apparently disparate materials ... into an extraordinary collage which, for all the research and hard intellectual work underlying it, becomes an intense physical experience.--Back cover.
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It is argued now that animals do not think . That animals move automatically like machines . That passion in animals is more violent because it is not accompanied by thought . That our own bodies are distinguished from machines only by ...
That animals originated not from the ark but in the environment in which they live now by modification from earlier ... and the bones of animals no longer living in the pampas are said to be akin to the bones of llamas now alive there .
Mineral salt . Coal . Metallic ores . That it is in our nature to be needed . The production of soil for agriculture . The general dispersal of metals useful to man . The disposition of certain animals for domestication .
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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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