God And The Goddesses by Barbara NewmanGod And The Goddesses by Barbara Newman

God And The Goddesses

byBarbara Newman

Paperback | March 31, 2005

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"A wonderful book that makes a very big, new interdisciplinary argument. It will have as marked an effect on the field of medieval religious studies as anything published in the last few decades."--Nicholas Watson, Harvard University "Barbara Newman has always insisted upon the necessity of reading medieval culture as a text whose demands are matched by its rewards. . . . With
Title:God And The GoddessesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:8.94 × 13.42 × 1.18 inPublished:March 31, 2005Publisher:University Of Pennsylvania PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0812219112

ISBN - 13:9780812219111


Editorial Reviews

"When Barbara Newman refers to 'goddesses' in the context of medieval belief, she is entirely serious. She cautions us that uncompromising monotheism should not be thought of as an inflexible norm. . . . Her range of evidence is phenomenal. . . . The lack of easy recognizability has impeded us from seeing what Barbara Newman has now placed majestically before us."--