That’s a great book! You might also enjoy The Chalice and the Blade by Riane Eisler, which says pretty much the same stuff, with the same level of scholarship to back it up. At some point I’m going to write an article about all of that.

And your response about the professor was right on target. Men who don’t see or recognize the existence or effects of patriarchy are purposely keeping their eyes closed.

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