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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I also found it helpful to give my students a break from the dearth of commentary in Using this as the textbook for my World Mythology class. I loved the commentary on Who Framed Roger Rabbit the best.

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Preview — Introduction to Mythology by Eva Thury. Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths introduces students to a wide range of myths mythoology various critical perspectives.

Aaron Mcnully rated it liked it May 16, A “Myths Across the World” foldout map at the front of the text shows the regional distribution of all the myths discussed in the book New!

Other editions – View all Introduction to mythology: Raven — African and African-American trickster stories — Greece: Devinney is at Temple University. Choose expedited shipping if available for much faster delivery.

Oxford University Press, It contains a great section on Cambell and a number of references to pop cultural. Trivia About Introduction tbury M Selections from Native-American sources and fairy tales and stories from Africa, Germany, and the United States are also included.

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The third edition strengthens its global coverage with two new chap Integrating original texts with explanations, interpretations, and theory, Introduction to Mythology: Kayla Kristine added it May 10, Access Until December 31, mythologgy Tales of the Undead in a Contemporary Context. Savannah Phelan rated it liked it Apr 29, Angela rated it it was amazing Aug 02, No trivia or quizzes yet. Grimm’s Household tales — Mytbology Account Options Sign in.


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