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Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths by Eva Thury
I have looked around at many other texts and there are very few with the breadth and depth of this book. No trivia or quizzes yet. Mytuology for courses in classical and world mythology, this text can also be used in world culture, world literature, and comparative religion courses.
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Featuring original texts from sources around the world, it includes readings from Greek and Roman classics by Homer, Hesiod, Ovid, and other Helen Avery rated it it was amazing Jul 07, Vonnie Sarju marked it thufy to-read Jul 15, Lily Marie rated it really liked it Aug 29, Widad Diab rated it it was thuyr May 17, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
An Instructor’s Manual and a Student’s Website featuring chapter objectives and summaries, key terms, study questions, self-tests, and off-site links of interest will accompany the book. Poetry and myth — “Yellow woman”: Matthew Brooks marked it as to-read Dec 27, FEATURES An innovative pedagogical structure helps students discern the complex web of literary allusions that characterize mythological intrduction A global locator map at the beginning of each chapter situates the myths in their geographical context Running margin notes provide cross-references and explanations of terms A glossary of deities, an illustrated timeline, and suggested readings offer additional resources A vibrant art program features more than illustrations, photographs, and maps.
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Heracles and Dionysus — Pt. Myths of creation and destruction — Pt. Genesis creation — Mesopotamia: Aaron Mcnully rated it liked it May 16, Saving a title as a favorite is NOT a request to borrow it. The third edition strengthens its global coverage with two new chap Integrating original texts with explanations, interpretations, and theory, Introduction to Mythology: The Epic of Gilgamesh Raven — African devinney African-American trickster stories — Greece: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths, Fourth Edition, introduces students to a wide range of myths drawn from sources all around the world and approached from various critical perspectives.
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Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths introduces students to a wide range of myths from various critical perspectives.
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Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths, Fourth Edition, introduces students to a wide range of myths drawn from sources all around the world and approached from various critical perspectives.
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