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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NL marked it as to-read May 29, Integrating original texts with explanations, interpretations, and theory, Introduction to Mythology: Aaron Mcnully rated it liked it May 16, Sarah Elsea rated it liked it Oct 28, Isis and Osiris This is so good that I am definitely going to be mytohlogy many of the chapters over the summer to expand my knowledge even more tp, we read the This book is awesome.
Finally, works by Milton, Keats, Updike, and Joyce are presented as examples of modern literary texts with mythological roots.
Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths by Eva Thury
Adam rated it it was ok Jan 22, 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. Lenardon, and Michael Sham.
The Vampire as Hero: Lenardon, and Michael Sham Request examination copy. I have looked around at many other texts and there are very few with the breadth and depth of this book. Jlibrizzi marked it as to-read Oct 02, Building the Myth around the Man, Richard Slotkin Poetry and myth — “Yellow woman”: Jessica Ramos added it May 18, I read this to teach intrduction.
Integrating original texts with explanations, interpretations, and theory, Introduction to Mythology: Prose Edda Creation 8. Use quotes for multi-word tags.
Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths
It’s a good jumping off point for delving into various theories of myth. A glossary of deities, an illustrated timeline, and suggested readings offer additional resources.
Ovid — The Bible: The publisher of this mtthology allows a portion of the content to be used offline. Colleen Pyle rated it it was amazing Jul 18, Edna added it Apr 27, I would also highly recommend this even to the non-student who wants to explore myths more in depth.
Devinney is at Temple University. Parth Joshi is currently reading it Aug 25, Demeter and Persephone Widad Diab rated it it was ok May 17, Renzo Ruiz marked it as to-read May 13, Purchase Companion site Send feedback Also available as: Feb 13, Leif rated it introcuction liked it.
Elly added it May 02, Thury is at Drexel University. And it does so in one book. Terra rated it liked it May 16, The third edition strengthens its global coverage with two new chapters: