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Page 3 Humanities 1090 Mythology 6 Athena - Minerva GODDESS OF: PEACE AND WISDOM WISE COUNSEL MILITARY VICTORY HEROIC ENDEVOURS CRAFTS CIVILIZING SKILLS THE OLIVE WOMEN’S RIGHTS WRITING AND MUSIC Athena was one of the twelve great Olympian deities. She was the virgin goddess of wisdom and war, and patroness of the arts and crafts. She was born out of the head of Zeus after he had tricked her mother, Metis, into changing into a fly, then swallowing her. GODDESS OF PEACE AND WISDOM Patroness of Foreign Gods, Medicine, Physicians GODDESS OF WISE COUNSEL Patroness of: Justice, Civil Law, Politics, Cities GODDESS OF MILITARY VICTORY Patroness of Warcraft, Defense, Tactics, Strategy GODDESS OF HEROIC ENDEVOURS Patroness of Heroes GODDESS OF CRAFTS Patroness of Arts, Weaving, Pottery, Loom, Textiles GODDESS OF CIVILIZING SKILLS Patroness of Science, Chariots, Ships, Bridle, Yoke, Carpentry GODDESS OF THE OLIVE Patroness of Olive Tree, Oil, Athens
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This note was uploaded on 06/24/2008 for the course HUMS 1090 taught by Professor Merlin during the Fall '08 term at University of New Orleans.

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