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The Resource Women who run with the wolves : myths and stories of the wild woman archetype, Clarissa Pinkola Estes

Women who run with the wolves : myths and stories of the wild woman archetype, Clarissa Pinkola Estes

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Women who run with the wolves : myths and stories of the wild woman archetype
Title
Women who run with the wolves
Title remainder
myths and stories of the wild woman archetype
Statement of responsibility
Clarissa Pinkola Estes
Title variation
Myths and stories of the wild woman archetype
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author's premise is that within every woman there lives a powerful force, filled with good instincts, passionate creativity, and ageless knowing. She is the Wild Woman, who represents the instinctual nature of women. Here, the author unfolds rich intercultural myths, fairy tales, folk tales, and stories to help women reconnect with the fierce, healthy, visionary attributes of this instinctual nature. Through these stories and commentaries, the author explores that inner female psyche, viewing it in turn as live-giving, magical and medicinal
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DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Women who run with the wolves : myths and stories of the wild woman archetype, Clarissa Pinkola Estes
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published by Ballantine Books in 1992
  • "Updated, with new material by the author"--Page 4 of cover
Bibliography note
  • Includes "Education of a young wolf: a bibliography" (pages 507-513)
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 479-506) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The bounty of wild woman. Foreword -- Introduction: Singing over the bones -- The stories. The howl: resurrection of the wild woman -- Stalking the intruder: the beginning initiation -- Nosing out the facts: the retrieval of intuition as initiation -- The doll in her pocket: Vasalisa the wise -- The mate: union with the other -- Hunting: when the heart is a lonely hunter -- Finding one's pack: belonging as a blessing -- Joyous body: the wild flesh -- Self-preservation: identifying leg traps, cages, and poisoned bait -- Homing: returning to oneself -- Clear water: nourishing the creative life -- Heat: retrieving a sacred sexuality -- Marking territory: the boundaries of rage and forgiveness -- Battle scars: membership in the scar clan -- Le selva subterrnea: initiation in the underground forest -- Shadowing: canto hondo, the deep song -- The wolf's eyelash -- Afterword: Story of medicine
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Ballantine books trade paperback edition.
Extent
xvii, 537 pages
Isbn
9780345396815
Lccn
95094418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)33028014
Label
Women who run with the wolves : myths and stories of the wild woman archetype, Clarissa Pinkola Estes
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published by Ballantine Books in 1992
  • "Updated, with new material by the author"--Page 4 of cover
Bibliography note
  • Includes "Education of a young wolf: a bibliography" (pages 507-513)
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 479-506) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The bounty of wild woman. Foreword -- Introduction: Singing over the bones -- The stories. The howl: resurrection of the wild woman -- Stalking the intruder: the beginning initiation -- Nosing out the facts: the retrieval of intuition as initiation -- The doll in her pocket: Vasalisa the wise -- The mate: union with the other -- Hunting: when the heart is a lonely hunter -- Finding one's pack: belonging as a blessing -- Joyous body: the wild flesh -- Self-preservation: identifying leg traps, cages, and poisoned bait -- Homing: returning to oneself -- Clear water: nourishing the creative life -- Heat: retrieving a sacred sexuality -- Marking territory: the boundaries of rage and forgiveness -- Battle scars: membership in the scar clan -- Le selva subterrnea: initiation in the underground forest -- Shadowing: canto hondo, the deep song -- The wolf's eyelash -- Afterword: Story of medicine
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Ballantine books trade paperback edition.
Extent
xvii, 537 pages
Isbn
9780345396815
Lccn
95094418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)33028014

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