From the stone age to the cyber age, women and men have
experienced the world differently. Out of a cosmos of goddesses
and she-devils, earth mothers and madonnas, witches and queens,
saints and whores, a vast body of women's folklore has come into
bloom. International in scope and drawing on more than 130 expert
contributors, this encyclopedia reviews the myths, traditions,
and beliefs central to women's daily lives. More than 260... more...