Drawing Down The Moon

Author: Margot Adler
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101549769
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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 ...

Goddess Worship Witchcraft And Neo Paganism

Author: Craig S. Hawkins
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780310488811
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'See, e.g., Margot Adler, Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess-
Worshippers, and Other Pagans in America Today, rev. and exp. ed. (Boston:
Beacon Press, 1986), viii, 23-25, 29-30, 169, 172, 299, 455; Philip Emmons Isaac
Bonewits, Real Magic, rev. ed. (York Beach, Maine: Samuel Weiser, 1989), 11-
14; Raymond Buckland, Buckland's Complete Book of Witchcraft (St. Paul:
Llewellyn, 1988), 99; Scott Cunningham, The Truth About Witchcraft Today (St.
Paul: Llewellyn, ...

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), ...

Witchcraft And Magic

Author: Helen A. Berger
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 9780812219715
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New York: Wenner-Glen Foundation for Anthropological Research. Adler, Margot
. 1979. Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess- Worshippers, and
Other Pagans in America Today. Boston: Beacon Press. . 1986. Drawing down
the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess-Worshippers, and Other Pagans in America
Today. Revised and expanded ed. Boston: Beacon Press. 1997. Drawing down
the Moon. Revised and expanded ed. New York: Penguin/Arkana. Alexander,
Jane.

Antiquity And Social Reform

Author: Dawn Hutchinson
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443823082
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208 Adler, Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess-Worshippers, and
Other Pagans in America Today (Boston: Beacon Press, 1979, 1986), 49-52. She
cites Norman Cohn, Europe's Inner Demons (New York: Basic Books, 1975), 125.
209Adler, 52-54. She cites H. R. Trevor-Roper, “The European Witch-Craze and
Social Change,” in Witchcraft and Sorcery, ed. Max Marwick (Harmondsworth,
Eng: Penguin Books, 1970), pp. 121-123, 127-128, 131-132, 136, 140 and 146.

The New Generation Witches

Author: Peg Aloi
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317022815
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As the feminist and gay rights movements asserted themselves, so too did an
approach to contemporary spirituality that broke down patriarchal norms. Witches
sought a more earthbound, sensual connection to their spirituality, however, and
three maverick female authors delivered. 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 ...

Queers In American Popular Culture

Author: Jim Elledge
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 031335457X
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As early as 1916, Robert Haven Schauffler was questioning Bede's account of
Eostre as a German goddess of the spring whose name gave the inspiration for
Easter. See Schauffler. For a more recent consideration of the question of the
authenticity of the goddess Eostre, see Cusack. REFERENCES Adler, M.
Drawing Down the Moon: Witches, Druids, Goddess-Worshippers, and Other
Pagans in America Today. Rev. ed. Boston: Beacon, 1986. Bell, C. Ritual:
Perspectives and ...

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 on Demand
ISBN: 9780195146806
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Helpful introductions to the history and basic teachings of both Neo- Paganism
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 ...