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introduction to the science of comparative mythology and folklore.

Cox, George W.

introduction to the science of comparative mythology and folklore.

by Cox, George W.

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Published by Singing Tree Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology.,
  • Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Other titlesComparative mythology and folklore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL310 .C6 1968
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 380 p.
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5612229M
    LC Control Number68020124

    In An Introduction to Mythology, originally published in the , Spence presented a comprehensive overview of traditional forms of narrative that, for our primitive ancestors, served as religion and s recounting tales from around the world, Spence explained the many differences in primitive and modern worldviews. According to Spence, themes such as/5. Participants in "Introduction to Comparative Mythology" create and participate in course for a brief introduction to the field of comparative mythology. Various learning projects will be made and used to help others understand comparative mythology.

    Books that talk about mythology, and what it means (as oppose to books of actual mythological stories). Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Joseph John Campbell (Ma – Octo ) was an American professor of literature at Sarah Lawrence College who worked in comparative mythology and comparative work covers many aspects of the human experience. Campbell's most well-known work is his book The Hero with a Thousand Faces (), in which he discusses his theory of Alma mater: Columbia University (BA, MA).

    Comparative World Mythology Harriet Schlueter INTRODUCTION The high school where I teach is in the process of a transformation. It was once a predominantly white school with a high number of graduates going to four-year colleges on academic scholarships. In the past fifteen years, the focus has changed. Discipline relegates academics to the File Size: 86KB. Free 2-day shipping. Buy An Introduction to the Science of Comparative Mythology and Folklore at nd: George W Cox.


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AN INTRODUCTION TO THE SCIENCE OF COMPARATIVE MYTHOLOGY AND FOLKLORE. SECOND EDITION on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An introduction to the science of comparative mythology and folklore by Cox, George W. (George William), Pages: Full text of " An introduction to the science of comparative mythology and folklore " See other formats Google This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world's books discoverable online.

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(George William), Publication date Pages: The book is a good, old-fashioned survey of the science and study of folklore (back when the term was a hyphenated word).Cited by: An Introduction to the Science of Comparative Mythology and Folklore: This is a very good introduction to comparative mythology for those who already have a good foundation of various European and Indian/Iranian mythologies.

I'm subtracting one star for the lack of proofreading, though. Simple mistakes like writing 'he' instead of /5(18). Contents Books About: This book examines the myths of the South American Indians and demonstrates how these can be reduced to a comprehensible psychological pattern.

Moving from minute detail to bold speculation, Levi-Strauss argues that there is no fundamental break between the primitive mind and more evolved attitudes. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cox, George W.

(George William), Introduction into the science of comparative mythology and folklore. The poetic Edda and Beowulf and The acts of king Arthur and his noble knights, by steinbeck. When reading them, you can compaire the various ideas of what makes a noble person and what makes a good warrior.

Then wonder about the conflicting of religions. Mark Morford, Robert J. Lenardon, and Michael Sham. Paperback 27 June Classical Mythology. A Guide to the Mythical World of the Greeks and Romans. Share - Introduction to The Science of Comparative Mythology and Folklore by George Will Introduction to The Science of Comparative Mythology and Folklore by George Will Be the first to write a review.

Myth mythology and folklore 1. Axis mundi: [Navel of the World] An Introduction to Mythology and Folklore Developed by: Richard M. Bañez Batangas State University, JPLPC Campus 2. Module 1: Introduction to Mythology and Folklore 3.

Topic 1: The Nature of Mythology and Folklore 4. A wonderful introduction to the wild world of comparative mythology. Sure, there's quite a lot of philology, but it always serves the bigger picture and sheds light on the astonishing connections between mythic worldviews seemingly worlds apart.4/5.

Genre/Form: Folk literature: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cox, George W. (George William), Introduction to the science of comparative mythology and folklore.

Additional Physical Format: Print version: Cox, George W. (George William), Introduction to the science of comparative mythology and folklore. Since the beginning of time, people have gathered around fires to tell stories of angry gods, harrowing journeys, cunning animals, horrible beasts, and the mighty heroes who vanquished them.

Mythology and folklore have provided a way for these colorful stories to spring to life for thousands of years. Mythology and Folklore: Legendary Tales will illustrate how these famous.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cox, George W. (George William), Introduction to the science of comparative mythology and folklore. Creatures in the mist: little people, wild men and spirit beings around the world: a study in comparative mythology User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

Varner (The Mythic Forest, the Green Man & the Spirit of Nature) has published another volume in a series of works comparing legends and beliefs from cultures around the world.The Golden Bough: A Study in Comparative Religion (retitled The Golden Bough: A Study in Magic and Religion in its second edition) is a wide-ranging, comparative study of mythology and religion, written by the Scottish anthropologist Sir James George Frazer.

The Golden Bough was first published in two volumes in ; in three volumes in ; and in twelve volumes in the Author: James George Frazer.Various definitions of myth, legend, saga, folklore. Interplay between myth and society.

Concept of the epic hero. Comparative mythology and folklore. Department Notes. Instructors may choose an anthology with excerpts, complete works, or a combination of both. The assigned readings will cover a range and diversity of mythology and folklore.