Men's business, women's business : the spiritual role of gender in the world's oldest culture (Book, 1998) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Men's business, women's business : the spiritual role of gender in the world's oldest culture Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Men's business, women's business : the spiritual role of gender in the world's oldest culture

Author: Hannah Rachel Bell
Publisher: Rochester, Vt. : Inner Traditions, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
For thousands of years the Ngarinyin Aboriginal culture has existed with almost total division of resposibility between sexes enabling both to respect the power, wisdom, and essentiality of the other. In this book the author, after a 25 year association with these people, draws useful parallels to benefit gender-troubled Western society.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hannah Rachel Bell
ISBN: 0892816554 9780892816552
OCLC Number: 39556455
Description: x. 188 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Machine derived contents note: Men's Business Women's Business --
The Spiritual Role of Gender in the World's Oldest Culture --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction: The Formation of Identity --
1 Introduction to the Ngarinyin --
2 The Seed: Conception and Birth --
3 Wuudu Time: Early Childhood --
4 Metamorphosis: Adolescence --
5 Coming of Age: Early Adulthood --
6 Acquiring Wisdom: Maturity --
7 Jouney to Dulugun: Death --
8 Two-Way Thinking --
9 Law in the Mythic --
10 Converging Paradigms --
Postscript.
Responsibility: Hannah Rachel Bell.
More information:

Abstract:

For thousands of years the Ngarinyin Aboriginal culture has existed with almost total division of resposibility between sexes enabling both to respect the power, wisdom, and essentiality of the other. In this book the author, after a 25 year association with these people, draws useful parallels to benefit gender-troubled Western society.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.