Title
Fierce Feminine Divinities of Eurasia and Latin America [electronic resource] : Baba Yaga, Kālī, Pombagira, and Santa Muerte / by Małgorzata Oleszkiewicz-Peralba.

Author
Oleszkiewicz-Peralba, Małgorzata. author.

Published
New York : Palgrave Macmillan US : Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.

Description
208 p. online resource.

Subjects
Goddesses.
 
Culture -- Study and teaching.
 
Ethnology.
 
Ethnology -- Europe.
 
Ethnology -- Latin America.
 
Communication.
 
Cultural studies.
 
e-book [online only] -- SpringerLink.

Summary
Responding to a growing interest in fierce feminine archetypes and syncretic religions, Malgorzata Oleszkiewicz-Peralba offers a study of the origin and worship of four feminine deities across cultures and continents: the Slavic Baba Yaga, the Hindu goddess Kali, the Brazilian Pombagira, and the Mexican Santa Muerte.

Notes
Vendor supplied record for Palgrave e-book 2015 received in 2016.

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ISBN
9781137535009 (electronic bk.)

Online Access
e-book


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
Virtual LibraryElectronic BookXX(1621734.1)Online (Click URL to access)