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By Sarah Milledge Nelson,Elisabeth Arwill-Nordbladh,Karen Bell,Jeannine Davis-Kimball,Katheryn Linduff,Geoffrey G,Sharrise D. McCafferty,Peggy Reeves Sanday,Lana Troy,Melissa A. Vogel

ISBN-10: 0759103453

ISBN-13: 9780759103450

ISBN-10: 0759103461

ISBN-13: 9780759103467

Exploding the normal delusion that view queens as easily an appendage to the king, those essays discover the social and cultural structures of lady energy. This quantity does greater than only establish and describe queens, yet particularly, bargains its readers an knowing of the jobs of those 'dominant women', positioned inside archaeological discourse that fluctuate our assumptions approximately female-ruled societies. reading the traditional societies in Asia, North and South the USA, Europe and Africa, the authors discover the strong positions held by means of queens, in addition to the position that gender performed of their kingdoms. Spearheading the proposal that 'women's paintings' isn't the related in all cultures, the contributions during this quantity compel readers to reconsider gender relationships and beliefs in our cultures.

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