Psyche's Knife by Elizabeth Eowyn Nelson
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Psyche's Knife
By Elizabeth Eowyn Nelson

Psyche's Knife

Archetypal Explorations of Love and Power

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Psyche's Knife by Elizabeth Eowyn Nelson

Book Description

PSYCHE'S KNIFE examines the myth of Eros and Psyche as a metaphor for the development of soul in the psychology of women, explicating the tropes of love and power as depicted by Psyche's use of a knife in attempting to learn the identity of her lover. Nelson examines the metaphor of the knife from all angles - alchemical, sacrificial, lunar, phallic - and delves into the mythology and imagery of women and knives, connecting our deep past to our present lives and our possibilities for the future.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781888602531
ISBN-10: 1888602538
Classification: Popular psychology , Gender studies: women
Format: Paperback (216mm x 140mm x 13mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: Chiron Publications
Publisher: Chiron Publications
Publish Date: 15-Apr-2013
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Elizabeth Eowyn Nelson

Elizabeth Eowyn Nelson has been a professional writer and editor for thirty years, she is, also, a lifelong athlete, a certified massage therapist and an avid student of the Tarot, runes and archetypal astrology.

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