(Pdf New) [Parallel Myths] by J.F. Bierlein


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    Summary Parallel Myths Summary ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ J.F. Bierlein J.F. Bierlein ↠ 5 characters I was greatly looking forward to re reading this book for a book club and I was somewhat letdown I am a bit of a student of mythology so I was uite excited to find a book that purported to draw on the work of Joseph Campbell CG Jung and Mircea Eliade I found this book useful as a broad survey of censored myths It is an easy and enjoyable read I was disturbed by some of the sloppiness Just starting the book I s

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    (Pdf New) [Parallel Myths] by J.F. Bierlein This was assigned for a college course on mythology It is AMAZINGLY bad There are so many errors in it I can't tell you The

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    J.F. Bierlein ↠ 5 characters (Pdf New) [Parallel Myths] by J.F. Bierlein Just what I was looking for; something to use for uick referencing Not for the advanced student of mythology it's a pretty light rea

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    (Pdf New) [Parallel Myths] by J.F. Bierlein J.F. Bierlein ↠ 5 characters Summary Parallel Myths It’s very interesting how mythology history and religion can be connected and have overlapsIt is said that myths are the religions that were used to be practiced

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    (Pdf New) [Parallel Myths] by J.F. Bierlein Summary Parallel Myths Interesting but some of the myths were different from how I learned them

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    (Pdf New) [Parallel Myths] by J.F. Bierlein This was a little disappointing as it turned out to be an anthology of myths and commentary about myths rather than any cohesive analysis I think it was clearly meant for a college course but I didn't realize that when I bought it It made me do most of the work in connecting all the myths together but it was still interesting to r

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    (Pdf New) [Parallel Myths] by J.F. Bierlein There are a multitude of factual errors regardless of the version of myth being referred to I believe that this was not intentional as there is a blur between storytelling explanation and opinion in the presentation of the myths This blurred change of narrative ruins the flow and abruptly interrupts the feed of information becoming either distracting or misguided leading to the errorsHowever my main complaint is the l

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    Summary Parallel Myths (Pdf New) [Parallel Myths] by J.F. Bierlein The theme of this book works to impart that humans beings have an innate ability to connect to higher consciousness which produces the assortments of myths independent of cultural influence from other groups as well as or

  9. says: Summary Parallel Myths (Pdf New) [Parallel Myths] by J.F. Bierlein J.F. Bierlein ↠ 5 characters

    (Pdf New) [Parallel Myths] by J.F. Bierlein Summary ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ J.F. Bierlein This was a great overall read The comparisons were varied and interesting and I liked the broad overview of different theoties as to why mythologies are parallelled across the world That being said I did not like the lack of author commentary And what we did get at the end focused on the three major Western religions without considering Asiatic and alternate belief systems While I understand the reason for this I felt a bit alie

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    Summary Parallel Myths (Pdf New) [Parallel Myths] by J.F. Bierlein Summary ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ J.F. Bierlein Interesting to see how different cultures seem to overlap ideas Not very detailed but I liked being able to use this book as a reference to find how different people in different regions explain the same phenomena

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Summary Parallel Myths

Summary ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ J.F. Bierlein Read à Parallel Myths 105 Unusually accessible and useful An eye opener to readers into the universality and importance of myth in human history and culture William E Paden Chair Department of Religion University of Vermont For as long as human beings have had language they have had myths Mythology is our earliest form of literary expression and the foundation of all history and morality Now in Parallel Myths classical scholar J F Bierlein gathers the key myths from all of the world's major traditions and reveals their co This was assigned for a college course on mythology It is AMAZINGLY bad There are so many errors in it I can t tell you The explanation of the origin of Christmas Trees is completely wrong from beginning to end for one example For another the Finnish goddess Ilmatar is mentioned and her name is assumed to be something mother on the logic that matar sounds like mother It does sound like that but this is not an Indo European language so you can t make those kinds of linguistic assumptions The author is apparently ignorant enough to do so What a shame

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Parallel Myths

Summary ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ J.F. Bierlein Read à Parallel Myths 105 Morality myths underworld myths and visions of the Apocalypse Drawing on the work of Joseph Campbell Mircea Eliade Carl Jung Karl Jaspers Claude Lvi Strauss and others Bierlein also contemplates what myths mean how to identify and interpret the parallels in myths and how mythology has influenced twentieth century psychology philosophy anthropology and literary studiesA first class introduction to mythology Written with great clarity and sensitivity John G Selby Associate Professor Roanoke Colleg The theme of this book works to impart that humans beings have an innate ability to connect to higher consciousness which produces the assortments of myths independent of cultural influence from other groups as well as originating simultaneously throughout every culture I whole heartily disagree with their positioning that these parallel myths are a function of organic growth as opposed to how history actually works were these stories are actually transported across the world via human interaction from culture to culture

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Summary ✓ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ↠ J.F. Bierlein Read à Parallel Myths 105 Mmon themes images and meanings Parallel Myths introduces us to the star players in the world's great myths not only the twelve Olympians of Greek mythology but the stern Norse Pantheon the mysterious gods of India the Egyptian Ennead and the powerful deities of Native Americans the Chinese and the various cultures of Africa and Oceania Juxtaposing the most potent stories and symbols from each tradition Bierlein explores the parallels in such key topics as creation myths flood myths tales of love Interesting but some of the myths were different from how I learned them

  • Paperback
  • 353
  • Parallel Myths
  • J.F. Bierlein
  • English
  • 26 May 2018
  • 9780345381460