Subjects Freshman Year Reading African American Studies African Studies American Studies Anthropology Art, Film, Music and Architecture Asian Studies Business and Economics Criminology Education Environmental Studies Foreign Language Instructional Materials Gender Studies History Irish Studies Jewish Studies Latin American & Caribbean Studies Law and Legal Studies Literature and Drama Literature in Spanish Media Issues, Journalism and Communication Middle East Studies Native American Studies Philosophy Political Science Psychology Reference Religion Russian and Eastern European Studies Science and Mathematics Sociology Study Aids


E-Newsletters: Click here to be notified of new titles in your field
Click here to request Desk/Exam copies
Freshman Year Reading
View Our Award Winners
Click here to view our Catalogs
The Eros of Everyday Life

The Eros of Everyday Life

Upgrade to the Flash 9 viewer for enhanced content, including the ability to browse & search through your favorite titles.
Click here to learn more!

Order Exam Copy
E-Mail this Page Print this Page
Add This - The Eros of Everyday Life

Written by Susan GriffinAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Susan Griffin

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
  •  
  • Publisher: Anchor
  • On Sale: August 1, 1996
  • Price: $16.95
  • ISBN: 978-0-385-47399-6 (0-385-47399-0)
about this book

In her collection of essays on the relationship between feminism, science, nature, and the evolution of Western culture, Pulitzer prize finalist Susan Griffin boldly argues that the ways in which society subordinates women are (not accidentally) very similar to the ways in which Western culture attempts to achieve dominion over nature. Together, these essays are a startling journey that highlights the connections between religion and philosophy, science and nature, Western thought and the role of women, and emphasizes the supremacy of abstract thought over the forces of life.