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    Download your free Divine Women booklet

    By Dr Stefanie Sinclair, Professor Graham Harvey

    Download your free 16-page booklet which explores five controversial areas around goddesses and women in religion

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    05 Feb 2016

  • Download your free Divine Women booklet

    Download your free Divine Women booklet Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Open University
    Updated 05 Feb 2016
    Download your free 16-page booklet which explores five controversial areas around goddesses and women in religion
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    Divine Women: Episode three - War of the Words

    In the final episode, Bettany Hughes discovers how the period known as the Dark Ages was in fact a golden age for a...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    19 Apr 2012

  • Divine Women: Episode three - War of the Words

    Divine Women: Episode three - War of the Words Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 19 Apr 2012
    In the final episode, Bettany Hughes discovers how the period known as the Dark Ages was in fact a golden age for a few remarkable women
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    Divine Women: Episode two - Handmaids of the Gods

    In episode two Bettany Hughes uncovers the lost era of the priestess and visits Lesbos, home of the poet Sappho and,...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    12 Apr 2012

  • Divine Women: Episode two - Handmaids of the Gods

    Divine Women: Episode two - Handmaids of the Gods Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 12 Apr 2012
    In episode two Bettany Hughes uncovers the lost era of the priestess and visits Lesbos, home of the poet Sappho and, perhaps, the spiritual home of...
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    Divine Women: Episode one - When God was a Girl

    Bettany Hughes uncovers evidence women were present at the birth of religion and encounters fearsome goddesses who...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    05 Apr 2012

  • Divine Women: Episode one - When God was a Girl

    Divine Women: Episode one - When God was a Girl Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 05 Apr 2012
    Bettany Hughes uncovers evidence women were present at the birth of religion and encounters fearsome goddesses who controlled life and death
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    Divine Women: Discussion Hub

    What are your views on the role of women in religion in the past, present and future? Vote in our polls and share...

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    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    29 Mar 2012

  • Divine Women: Discussion Hub

    Divine Women: Discussion Hub Creative commons image Icon Gruenemann under CC BY 2.0 license under Creative-Commons license
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 29 Mar 2012
    What are your views on the role of women in religion in the past, present and future? Vote in our polls and share your views right here
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    OU on the BBC: Divine Women

    Historian Bettany Hughes reveals the hidden history of women in religion, from dominatrix goddesses to feisty...

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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Feb 2012

  • OU on the BBC: Divine Women

    OU on the BBC: Divine Women Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Feb 2012
    Historian Bettany Hughes reveals the hidden history of women in religion, from dominatrix goddesses to feisty political operators and warrior empresses