Her hidden children : the rise of Wicca and paganism in America (Book, 2006) [Portland Community College Library]
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Her hidden children : the rise of Wicca and paganism in America

Author: Chas Clifton
Publisher: Lanham, MD : AltaMira Press, 2006.
Series: Pagan studies series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of wicca and neopaganism in the United States focusing on the post-WW II period.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Chas Clifton
ISBN: 9780759102019 0759102015 9780759102026 0759102023
OCLC Number: 937180369
Description: 189 s. : illustrations.
Contents: Introduction: the island that rose from the sea --
How the ravens came to the lake: Wicca's birth and Atlantic passage --
Calling it 'nature religion' --
The rhetoric of Wicca --
The playboy and the witch: Wicca and popular culture --
West Coast Wicca, self-invention, and the "Gardnerian magnet" --
A search for paradise: other new pagan religions --
Final thoughts.
Series Title: Pagan studies series.
Responsibility: Chas S. Clifton.
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One of the essential books on paganism by the Huffington Post!The history of any religious movement can get murky. But the history of American Paganism--with so many invented lineages, so many Read more...

 
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