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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1883 The high - speed gasoline engine is developed . “ Where are the limits , ” it is written , “ before which human power will come to stop ? Commonplace individuals can never imagine them beyond their own horizon but nevertheless ...
( Yet it is admitted it is impossible to find one electron at any speed . ) Bits of matter , thus , are said to have “ tendencies to exist ” and atomic events are said to have “ tendencies to occur . ” The universe , it is now declared ...
Speed The Futurist Morality will defend man from the decay caused by slowness , by memory , by analysis , by repose and habit . Human energy centupled by speed will master time and space . . . . The intoxication of great speeds in cars ...
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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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