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, ,,, ,, Eva M. Thury; Margaret K. Devinney, Oxford University. Introduction to Mythology has 74 ratings and 4 reviews. Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths Eva M. Thury.
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Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths introduces students to a wide range of myths from various critical perspectives. Spaces will separate tags.
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The mythilogy of Gilgamesh — Applying theory: Finally, works by Milton, Keats, Updike, and Joyce are presented as examples of modern literary texts with mythological roots. Savannah Phelan rated it liked it Apr 29, This is so good that I am definitely going to be reading many of the chapters over the summer to expand my knowledge even more plus, we read the This book is awesome.
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Toni Mendez marked it as to-read Jul 23, Selections from Native-American sources and fairy tales and stories from Africa, Germany, and the United States are also included.
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Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths by Eva M. Thury
I really like a lot of things about this book: Introduction to studying myth. Mytbology Brooks marked it as to-read Dec 27, Suz Jay marked it as to-read Jan 22, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. V Jurado added it Mar 14, Extensive marginal notes provide cross-references and explanations of terms and culture-specific concepts, while a glossary of deities, suggested readings for each chapter, and more than illustrations, photographs, and maps further enhance the volume.
Tim rated it liked it Nov 12, Terra rated it liked it May 16, Emily rated it did not like it Nov 26, Lily Mhthology rated it really liked it Aug 29, mythollogy I also found it helpful to give my students a break from the dearth of commentary in the textbook’s margins. Integrating original texts with explanations, interpretations, and theory, Introduction to Mythology: Khawla Tomaleh added it Sep 02, Find Rare Books Book Value.
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Jennifer rated it it was amazing Jan 07, A global locator map at the beginning of each chapter situates the myths in their geographical context. Demeter and Persephone — Egypt: Using this as the textbook for my World Mythology class. Wanda rated it really liked it Feb 27,