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The implied spider : politics and theology in myth

Author: Wendy Doniger O'Flaherty
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, cop. 2011.
Series: Columbia classics in religion.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Updated with a new prefaceView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Doniger O'Flaherty
ISBN: 9780231156417 0231156413 9780231156424 0231156421
OCLC Number: 758638233
Description: 1 vol. (XVIII-232 p.) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface to the Updated Edition: Context and History Acknowledgments Introduction: Myth and Metaphor 1. Microscopes and Telescopes 2. Dark Cats, Barking Dogs, Chariots, and Knives 3. Implied Spiders and the Politics of Individualism 4. Micromyths, Macromyths, and Multivocality 5. Mother Goose and the Voices of Women 6. Textual Pluralism and Academic Pluralism Notes Bibliography Index
Series Title: Columbia classics in religion.
Responsibility: Wendy Doniger.

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