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Gimbutas, Marija 1921-1994

Works: 116 works in 617 publications in 11 languages and 11,301 library holdings
Genres: History  Documentary films  Educational films  Internet videos  Nonfiction films  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Creator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: GN803, 936
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The language of the goddess : unearthing the hidden symbols of western civilization by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
76 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 2,083 libraries worldwide
History of religious symbols about the dominance of the Great Goddess based on archeological finds and art
The goddesses and gods of Old Europe, 6500-3500 BC, myths and cult images by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
75 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,062 libraries worldwide
"Uropean civilization between 6500 and 3500 BC - long before Greek or Judaeo-Christian civilizations flourished - was not a provincial reflection of neighboring Near Eastern cultures but a distinct culture with its own unique identity. The mythical imagery of this matrilinear era tells us much about early humanity's concepts of the cosmos, of human relations with nature, of the complementary roles of male and female. Through study of sculpture, vases, and other cult objects from southeastern Europe, Gimbutas sketches the village culture that evolved there before it was overwhelmed by the patriarchal Indo-Euopreans. The Goddess incarnating the creative principle as a Source and Giver of All, fertility images, mythical animals, and other artifacts are anlyzed for their mythic and social significance in this beautifully illustrated study."--Googlebooks
The civilization of the goddess by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
33 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 1,013 libraries worldwide
Presents evidence for the existence of an agrarian earth goddess- worshiping civilization in Old Europe that was destroyed by horse-riding, patriarchal, sky-god-worshiping warriors from the east. A panoramic survey of the Neolithic culture of Europe before the Indo-Europeans. With over 600 photographs, drawings, maps, and charts
The Slavs by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
26 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 980 libraries worldwide
A discussion of the origins and early migrations of the Slavic peoples, in terms of social structure, religions, and culture
The Balts by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
39 editions published between 1955 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 937 libraries worldwide
The living goddesses by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 889 libraries worldwide
"The Living Goddesses crowns a lifetime of innovative, influential work by one of the twentieth century's most remarkable scholars. Marija Gimbutas wrote and taught with rare clarity her original - and originally shocking - interpretation of prehistoric European civilization. Gimbutas flew in the face of contemporary archaeology when she reconstructed through her tireless research in the field and in local texts and mythologies goddess-centered cultures that predated historic patriarchal cultures by many thousands of years." "This volume which was close to completion at the time of her death, contains the distillation of Gimbutas studies combining the memorable findings of her earlier work with new discoveries, insights, and analysis."--Jacket
Bronze age cultures in central and eastern Europe by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
34 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Ancient symbolism in Lithuanian folk art by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
14 editions published in 1958 in English and Undetermined and held by 358 libraries worldwide
The prehistory of eastern Europe by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
29 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
From the realm of the ancestors : an anthology in honor of Marija Gimbutas by Joan Marler( Book )
6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
Born in Lithuania, Marija Gimbutas was a national heroine even before her death in 1994. A classically trained archaeologist, Dr. Gimbutas was also a linguist, mythologist and folklorist who possessed the vision of an artist and the broad understanding of a philosopher. Widely respected as a world-class expert on Baltic and Slavic prehistory and the Indo-European Bronze Age, she devoted the last thirty years of her life to exploring and interpreting the earlier Neolithic cultures of Europe. Her discovery of a goddess-based, matrilineal society that preceded the patriarchal Indo-European culture has been widely recognized as ground-breaking, initiating a new perception of European prehistory that challenges traditional assumptions about the origins of Western civilization. In this splendid collection, an international group of scholars, artists and writers articulate their deep respect for Marija Gimbutas as they acknowledge the contributions she has made to their own work
Proto-Indo-European : the archaeology of a linguistic problem : studies in honor of Marija Gimbutas ( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Excavations at Sitagroi : a prehistoric village in northeast Greece by Colin Renfrew( Book )
14 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 175 libraries worldwide
Achilleion : a Neolithic settlement in Thessaly, Greece, 6400-5600 B.C. by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
10 editions published in 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 165 libraries worldwide
The world of the goddess by Marija Gimbutas( visu )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Marija Gimbutas discusses culture, religious beliefs, symbolism and mythology of Old Europe pertaining to goddesses of life, death, and regeneration. Following her lecture are questions from audience
Die Bestattung in Litauen in der vorgeschichtlichen Zeit by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
25 editions published in 1946 in German and Undetermined and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Neolithic Macedonia as reflected by excavation at Anza, southeast Yugoslavia by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
8 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 118 libraries worldwide
The Kurgan culture and the Indo-Europeanization of Europe : selected articles from 1952 to 1993 by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
10 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
Signs out of time : the story of archaeologist Marija Gimbutas ( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 92 libraries worldwide
"The dramatic story of renowned archaeologist Dr. Marija Gimbutas ... Her work on the Neolithic cultures of Old Europe, (6500-3500 BCE), reveals evidence of peaceful, woman-honouring, Goddess-worshiping, and egalitarian civilizations that existed for thousands of years without war."--Container
Varia on the Indo-European past : papers in memory of Marija Gimbutas ( Book )
8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Die Ethnogenese der europäischen Indogermanen by Marija Gimbutas( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in German and held by 63 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Alseika-Gimbutas, Marija 1921-1994
Alseikaitce-Gimbutience, Marija 1921-
Alseikaitce, Marija Birutce 1921-
Alseikaitė 1921-1994
Alseikaitė-Gimbutienė, Marija
Alseikaitė-Gimbutienė, Marija 1921-1994
Alseikaite-Gimbutienё: M. 1921-1994
Alseikaite M. B. 1921-1994
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Alseikaitė, Marija Birutė 1921-1994
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Гимбутас, Мария 1921-1994
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Марија Гимбутас
Ґімбутас Марія
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English (356)
German (73)
Italian (12)
Spanish (10)
Russian (10)
French (6)
Lithuanian (6)
Serbian (3)
Japanese (2)
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