The Chalice and the Blade by Riane Eisler: 30th Anniversary Edition

“The most important book since Darwin’s Origin of Species .” — Ashley Montagu

This month, The Center for Partnership Studies celebrates the 30th anniversary edition of The Chalice and the Blade – Our History, Our Future with a new Epilogue by Riane Eisler. Tell us how this groundbreaking book has changed your life! Share your comments here or email Ann:

HarperCollins is making the ebook available for $1.99 for a limited time from September 25 – October 9. Stay tuned for updates and purchasing information.

The international bestseller The Chalice and the Blade, now in 26 foreign editions, including Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Arabic, Hebrew, Urdu, and most European languages — tells a fascinating new story of our past, present, and the possibilities for our future. Weaving together evidence from art, archeology, religion, social science, history, and many other fields of inquiry into new patterns that more accurately fit the best available data, it shows that war and the “war of the sexes” are neither divinely nor biologically ordained. It provides verification that a better future is possible — and is in fact firmly rooted in the haunting drama of what actually happened in our past.

Selected as one of 150 Great Works to Set Your Imagination on Fire — along with Isaiah, Tao Te Ching, Marcus Aurelius, Rumi, Jane Austen, Gandhi, Proust, and Toni Morrison — by Utne Reader.

“Some books are like revelations, they open the spirit to unimaginable possibilities. The Chalice and the Blade is one of those magnificent key books that can transform us and… initiate fundamental changes in the world.” — Isabel Allende

“Everyone…should have the opportunity to read it.” — Chicago Tribune

“Validates a belief in humanity’s capacity for benevolence and cooperation in the face of so much destruction.” — San Francisco Chronicle

The Chalice and the Blade may be the most significant work published in all our lifetimes.” — LA Weekly

Join Riane Eisler and CPS for the Fall, 2017 workshop Changing Our Story, Changing Our Lives: Riane Eisler’s Cultural Transformation Course.

Introductory Webinar October 23, 2017
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Pacific
Learn More and Register

Riane Eisler is widely recognized as one of the most original thinkers of our time. In this webinar, learn about the exciting 5-part course in which Riane will guide us in an expansive exploration of how the new social categories of domination and partnership systems – first introduced in her best-seller The Chalice and the Blade – empower us to co-create a better future for ourselves, our children, and generations to come.

Cohort now forming for the 5-session workshop starting November 9, 2017

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