Publisher description for Gossips, gorgons & crones : the fates of the earth / by Jane Caputi ; foreword by Paula Gunn Allen.


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Gossips, Gorgons & Crones is the first comprehensive analysis of nuclear-age culture and the accompanying return of female Powers. Based in feminist, pre-patriarchal, and Native American philosophies, this book provides a biting critique of patriarchal practices, myths, and values, including family values.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Feminist theory.
Patriarchy.
Nuclear energy.
Ecofeminism.