Controversial Books for Labrys

This page shows the most "controversial" books in this library, as measured by the highest standard deviation of members' star ratings.

Standard Deviation Average Rating Your Rating Title
1.047 3.77 The Darkening Age: The Christian Destruction of the Classical World by Catherine Nixey
1.012 3.96 New Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology by Félix Guirand
1.01 3.8 Battling the Gods: Atheism in the Ancient World by Tim Whitmarsh
0.963 3.92 Food of the Gods: The Search for the Original Tree of Knowledge: A Radical History of Plants, Drugs, and Human Evolution by Terence McKenna
0.912 3.97 The Gods of the Greeks by Karl Kerényi
0.879 3.99 Purity and Danger: An Analysis of the Concepts of Pollution and Taboo by Mary Douglas
0.866 3.92 The Universe, the Gods, and Men: Ancient Greek Myths Told by Jean-Pierre Vernant by Jean-Pierre Vernant
0.86 3.88 The Golden Bough by James George Frazer
0.855 3.85 Pagans and Christians by Robin Lane Fox
0.849 4.15 The Greeks and the Irrational by E. R. Dodds
0.809 3.92 Ancient Mystery Cults by Walter Burkert
0.806 4.45 The Greek Magical Papyri in Translation, Including the Demonic Spells, Vol. 1: Texts by Hans Dieter Betz
0.767 4.23 Greek Religion by Walter Burkert
0.745 4.14 Dionysus: Myth and Cult by Walter F. Otto
0.712 3.52 Pagans: The End of Traditional Religion and the Rise of Christianity by James J. O'Donnell
0.644 4.02 Arcana Mundi by Georg Luck