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By Susan Griffin

A seminal paintings of the eco-feminist move, connecting patriarchal society’s mistreatment of ladies with its overlook for the Earth’s ecological well-being

Woman and Nature draws from an enormous and captivating array of literary, medical, and philosophical texts so one can discover the connection among the denigration of ladies and the put out of your mind for the Earth. during this singular paintings of affection, ardour, rage, and wonder, Susan Griffin ingeniously blends historical past, feminist philosophy, and environmental issues, utilizing her acclaimed poetic sensibilities to query the mores of Western society.
 
Griffin touches upon topics as various as witch hunts, strip mining, Freudian psychology, and the suppression of sexuality to decry a long-standing historical past of misogyny and environmental abuse. A occasionally disturbing, frequently inspiring, and continuously insightful literary college, this striking quantity deals sanity, poetry, intelligence, and illumination.
 

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By Susan Griffin

A seminal paintings of the eco-feminist move, connecting patriarchal society’s mistreatment of ladies with its overlook for the Earth’s ecological well-being

Woman and Nature draws from an enormous and captivating array of literary, medical, and philosophical texts so one can discover the connection among the denigration of ladies and the put out of your mind for the Earth. during this singular paintings of affection, ardour, rage, and wonder, Susan Griffin ingeniously blends historical past, feminist philosophy, and environmental issues, utilizing her acclaimed poetic sensibilities to query the mores of Western society.
 
Griffin touches upon topics as various as witch hunts, strip mining, Freudian psychology, and the suppression of sexuality to decry a long-standing historical past of misogyny and environmental abuse. A occasionally disturbing, frequently inspiring, and continuously insightful literary college, this striking quantity deals sanity, poetry, intelligence, and illumination.
 

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