Drawing Down The Moon

Author: Margot Adler
Publisher: Penguin
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In this new edition featuring an updated resource guide of newsletters, journals, books, groups, and festivals, Margot Adler takes a fascinating and honest look at the religious experiences, beliefs, and lifestyles of modern America's Pagan ...

Modern Paganism In World Cultures

Author: Michael Strmiska
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
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could rise to become the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and then Secretary
of state, perhaps the day will come when a Pagan American can also aspire to
such a high position. References and Additional Reading Print Materials Adler,
Margot. 1988. Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess-Worshippers,
and Other Pagans in America Today. Rev. ed. Boston: Beacon. Bonewits, Isaac.
1990. “Warriors and Soldiers and Cops—Oh My!” The Druids Progress. Report #
6.

Introduction To Pagan Studies

Author: Barbara Jane Davy
Publisher: Rowman Altamira
ISBN: 9780759108196
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FURTHER READING Adler, Margot. Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids,
Goddess-Worshippers, and Other Pagans in America Today. Revised and
expanded ed. Boston: Beacon Press, 1986. Harvey, Graham. Contemporary
Paganism: Listening People, Speaking Earth. New York: New York University
Press, 1997. NOTES 1 . Margot Adler, Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids,
Goddess- Worshippers, and Other Pagans in America Today (Boston: Beacon
Press, 1986), ...

The New Generation Witches

Author: Peg Aloi
Publisher: Routledge
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Further, the idea of a goddess as a sacred image of abundance and power
appealed to those engaged with the burgeoning feminist movement. ... Journalist
Margot Adler's Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddessworshippers
and Other Pagans in America Today6 was a serious, scrupulous study of the
growing movement that sought to document its growth and diversity; a book full of
fascinating data and analysis of a community that most Witches never knew
existed in such ...

Goddess Worship Witchcraft And Neo Paganism

Author: Craig S. Hawkins
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780310488811
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Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess-Worshippers, and Other
Pagans in America Today. Revised and expanded edition. Boston: Beacon Press
, 1986. Written from the neo-pagan perspective by a witch, the definitive
introduction to goddess worship, neo-paganism, and witchcraft in America.
Bonewits, Philip Emmons Isaac. Real Magic. Revised edition. York Beach, Maine
: Samuel Weiser, 1989. Written by a druid and materialist, the most in-depth and
theoretical work on ...

New Age And Neopagan Religions In America

Author: Sarah M. Pike
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231508387
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Cheryl Mattingly and Linda C. Garro (Berkeley: University of California Press,
2000). 44. Shuman and Stroumsa, eds., 247. 45. Nelson, 128. 6.“All Acts of Love
and Pleasure Are My Rituals": Sex, Gender, and the Sacred 1. From Esalan (
www.esalen.org) and Omega (www.eomega.org) Web sites (3 March 2003). 2. E-
mail communication, 19 April 1995. 3. Margot Adler, Drawing Down the Moon:
Witches, Druids, Goddess- Worshippers, and Other Pagans in America Today (
1979; reprint ...

Introduction To New And Alternative Religions In America Five Volumes

Author: Eugene V. Gallagher
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 0313050783
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This period of neopagan religious innovation is well documented in Margot Adler,
Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess-Worshippers, and Other
Pagans in America Today (Boston: Beacon Press, 1979). 4. Zsuzsanna Budapest
, The Holy Book of Women's Mysteries: Feminist Witchcraft, Goddess Rituals,
Spellcasting, and Other Womanly Arts (Berkeley: Wingbow Press, 1989), 258–64.
5. Ibid., xi–xviii. As Budapest recounts it, she selected Susan B. Anthony's name
for her ...

Spiritual But Not Religious

Author: Robert C. Fuller
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Helpful introductions to the history and basic teachings of both NeoPaganism
and modern American witchcraft can be found in both J. Gordon Melton's chapter
on the “Magick Family” in Encyclopedia of American Religions, 5th ed. (Detroit,
MI: Gale Research, 1996), 163–70 and Margo Adler's Drawing Down the Moon:
Witches, Druids, Goddess-worshippers and other Pagans in America Today (
New York: Penguin, 1986). 41. See Margaret Murray, The Witch-Cult in Western
Europe ...

Pagan Family Values

Author: S. Zohreh Kermani
Publisher: NYU Press
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For comprehensive accounts of the history of contemporary Paganism, see
Margot Adler, Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess-Worshippers,
and Other Pagans in America Today (Boston: Beacon Press, 1986); Ronald
Hutton, “Paganism and Polemic: The Debate over the Origins of Modern Pagan
Witchcraft,” Folklore 111, no. 1 (2000): 103–117; Ronald Hutton, The Triumph of
the Moon: A History of Modern Pagan Witchcraft (Oxford: Oxford University Press,
1999). 10.

Practicing Religion In The Age Of The Media

Author: Stewart M. Hoover
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231505213
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Jon P. Bloch, New Spirituality, Self, and Belonging: How New Agers and Neo-
Pagans Talk about Themselves (Westport, Conn.; Praeger, 1998); Aidan A. Kelly,
"An Update 3 on Neopagan Witchcraft in America,” in Perspectives on the New
Age, ed. James R. Lewis and Gordon Melton, (Albany: State University of New
York Press, 1992), I36–5I. 4. Margot Adler, Drawing Down the Moon: Witches,
Druids, Goddess-Worshippers, and Other Pagans in America Today (Boston:
Beacon ...