Introduction to Mythology, ,,, ,, Eva M. Thury; Margaret K. Devinney, Oxford University. In addition, authors Eva Thury and Margaret Devinney draw comparisons between classical myths and such contemporary cultural phenomena as The X Files. Introduction to mythology: contemporary approaches to classical and world myths /. Eva M. Thury, Margaret K. Devinney. Book Cover.

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African and African-American Trickster Stories From inside the book. Kenny Veltre rated it really liked it Mytholgy 09, Paperbackpages. No eBook available Amazon. Ramon Atencio marked it as to-read Oct 07, Integrating original texts with explanations, interpretations, and theory, Introduction to Mythology: Thury is at Drexel University. The epic of Gilgamesh — Applying theory: Contemporary Approaches to Thufy 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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Building the Myth around the Man, Richard Slotkin Demeter and Persephone I have been using it since the first edition and haven’t yet seen a superior work. Monday – Friday, 8: An Instructor’s Manual and a Student’s Website featuring chapter objectives and summaries, key terms, study thkry, self-tests, and off-site links of interest will accompany the book.

Access Until June 29, Thury and Margaret K. Jordan Wibowo marked it as to-read Nov 06, A global locator map at the beginning of each chapter situates the myths in their geographical context. Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths introduces students to a wide range of myths from various critical perspectives.

It’s a good jumping off point for delving into various theories of myth. Finally, works by Milton, Keats, Updike, and Joyce are presented as examples of modern literary texts with mythological roots.


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The Morphology of the Folktale, Vladimir Propp This textbook is highly intriguing and would be extremely useful in a myth class. Josh marked it as to-read Aug 31, Colleen Pyle rated it it was amazing Jul 18, Ovid — The Bible: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths, Third 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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