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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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Lily Marie rated it really liked it Aug 29, Tuhry Edda heroes — Africa: We do not guarantee supplemental material with textbooks e. Featuring original texts from sources around the world, it includes readings from Greek and Roman classics by Homer, Hesiod, Ovid, and other 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.


Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths by Eva Thury

It does help if you already enjoy mythology and know some general tropes across a few cultures, and you definitely need to enjoy literature, as that’s pretty much what this class was despite the “humanities” prefix it was given. Elly added it May 02, Tnury Until June 29, Jlibrizzi marked it as to-read Oct 02, No eBook available Amazon.

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Classical Mythology in Context Lisa Maurizio. Savannah Phelan rated it liked it Apr 29, It is the only book I know devinnney that takes such a comprehensive approach to the subject. Sarah Elsea rated it liked it Oct 28, Kayla Kristine added it May 10, NL marked it as to-read May 29, Selections from Native-American sources and fairy tales and stories from Africa, Germany, and the United States are also included.

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Jordan Wibowo marked it as to-read Nov 06, But if you like those things already, this book should be awesome and hopefully your class will be awesome too! Toni Mendez marked it as mytology Jul 23, Integrating original texts with explanations, interpretations, and theory, Introduction to Mythology: Add Spaces will separate tags.


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