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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Introduction To Mythology by Eva M Thury, Margaret K Devinney
Ideal for courses in classical and world mythology, this text can also be used in world culture, world literature, and comparative religion courses. The selections are organized into seven topical sections: Spaces will separate tags. Renzo Ruiz marked it as to-read May 13, Thury is at Drexel University. 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.
Colleen Pyle rated it it was amazing Jul 18, Elly added it May 02, From inside the book. Finally, works by Milton, Keats, Updike, and Joyce are presented as examples of modern literary texts with mythological roots. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Be the first to ask a question about Introduction to Mythology. Other editions – View all Introduction to mythology: Jennifer rated it it was amazing Jan 07, Ramon Atencio marked it as to-read Oct 07, 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 M. Thury
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What makes Biblio different? Rae rated it it was ok Oct 12, Want to Read saving…. Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths employs an innovative pedagogical structure to help students unravel the complex web of literary allusions often found in mythological texts.
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Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject. My one real problem with the book is that it omits all Hispanic mythology.