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The Sacred Hoop: Recovering the Feminine in American Indian Traditions

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This pioneering work, first published in 1986, documents the continuing vitality of American Indian traditions and the crucial role of women in those traditions.

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Reprint of the monograph originally published in 1986 with a new (6 p.) preface by Allen.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [287]-293) and index.

About the Author

Paula Gunn Allen's books include The Sacred Hoop (Beacon paperback 0-8070-4617-5 / $15.00) and include Grandmothers of the Light (Beacon paperback 0-8070-8103-5 / $14.00). She is professor of English at UCLA.

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Effie, September 6, 2009 (view all comments by Effie)
A very important book to read, especially for feminists, Native Americans & poets.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780807046173
Author:
Allen, Paula Gunn
Publisher:
Beacon Press (MA)
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
Indians of north america
Subject:
History, criticism and surveys
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
North American
Subject:
Native American
Subject:
American literature
Subject:
Indian women
Subject:
Indians in literature
Subject:
American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Femininity in literature.
Subject:
Indian women in literature.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Indian women -- North America.
Subject:
General Religion
Subject:
Native American-General Native American Studies
Subject:
native american;women;spirituality;feminism;women s studies;american indian;mythology;native americans;gender;non-fiction;essays;history;anthropology
Subject:
native american;women;spirituality;feminism;women s studies;american indian;mythology;
Subject:
native americans;gender;non-fiction;essays;history;anthropology
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
map I-2150-A
Publication Date:
September 1992
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.75 in 1.0313 lb

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