Transformations of myth through time

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Perennial Library, Mar 1, 1990 - Fiction - 263 pages
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Speculates on the origins of mythology, describes mythic stereotypes, and looks at how myths affect the modern world

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TRANSFORMATIONS OF MYTH THROUGH TIME

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Thirteen classroom lectures by the late Campbell, which will air on PBS early next year and are already available on video cassette. As ever, Campbell is spellbinding in these lightly edited ... Read full review

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Book Description: HarperCollins Publishers Inc 1991. Transformations of Myth Through Time 30 December 1998 Paperback, 263 pages, B&w Photographs and Illustrations HarperCollins Publishers Inc New York ... Read full review

Contents

Origins of Man and Myth
1
American Indian Myths
25
Gods and Goddesses of the Neolithic Period
49
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Joseph Campbell (1904-1987) was a writer, an anthropologist, lecturer and teacher. His lifelong fascination with myth began at the age of six when he was enchanted by a performance of Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show. A teacher at Sarah Lawrence College for 38 years, he authored, co-authored and edited dozens of books on mythology in art and religion.

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