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Why we burn

Meg Bowman

Why we burn

sexism exorcised : a dramatic reading on sexism in religion

by Meg Bowman

  • 195 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Available from Hot Flash Press in San Jose, CA (Box 21506, San Jose 95151) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Religious aspects.
    • Subjects:
    • Bible -- Feminist criticism.,
    • Feminism -- Religious aspects.,
    • Sexism -- Religious aspects.,
    • Bible and feminism.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Meg Bowman.
      ContributionsUnitarian Universalist Association. Pacific Central District. Women & Religion Task Force.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1393 .B69 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination47 p. :
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2656757M
      LC Control Number85241212

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      mulates, forcing other gases down. (This is one reason why we are told to crawl if we are in a burning building: the oxygen-rich air is near the floor.) The accumulating CO 2 eventually reaches the candle and snuffs it out by interfering with its oxygen supply. 6File Size: 1MB. In “provocative and entertaining essays [that] will appeal to reflective readers, parents, and educators” (Library Journal), one of the country’s foremost education writers looks at the stories we tell our children. Available now in a revised edition, including a new essay on the importance of “stoop-sitting” and storytelling, Should We Burn Babar? challenges some of the.


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