Introduction to mythology: contemporary approaches to classical and world myths. by Eva M Thury; Margaret Klopfle Devinney. Print book. English. 3rd ed. Introduction to Mythology has 74 ratings and 4 reviews. Angie said: Even by. Eva M. Thury, . Jul 29, Nina added it ยท review of another edition. Shelves. Buy Introduction to Mythology – Text Only 3rd edition () by Eva Thury and Margaret Devinney for up to 90% off at

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Featuring original texts from sources around the world, it includes readings from Greek and Roman classics by Homer, Hesiod, Ovid, and other writers ; Nordic mythology by Snorri Sturluson ; Hindu culture The Ramayana ; and from such ancient works as The Epic of Gilgamesh and the Bible.

The selections are organized into seven topical sections: Mytjology it does so in one book.

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I also found it helpful to give my students a break from the dearth of commentary in the textbook’s margins. Although many of the myths are not written out fully all of the ones included are extensive which was a great help for the class but also exactly the reason I wanted to take a class on mythology to begin with, to read the stories themselves w Even though this was the textbook I was using for the class I was enrolled in I really enjoyed it. Man and His Symbols, C. Trivia About Introduction to M I have looked around at many other texts and there are very few with the breadth and depth of this book.


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Monday – Friday, 8: Free shipping on rental returns. Campus Book Rentals pioneered the idea of textbook rentals, making prices significantly cheaper for every student while still maintaining the highest quality. They also incorporate readings by Carl Jung, Levi-Strauss, Victor Turner, and other scholars who consider mythic material from different analytical perspectives.

Christina rated it it was ok Dec 08, I loved the commentary on Who Framed Roger Rabbit the best. I really like a lot of things about this book: Ebook This title is available as an ebook from RedShelf.

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FEATURES An innovative pedagogical structure helps students discern the complex web of literary allusions that characterize mythological texts A global locator map at the beginning of each chapter situates the myths in their geographical context Running margin notes provide cross-references and explanations of terms A glossary of deities, an illustrated timeline, and suggested readings offer additional resources A vibrant art program features more than illustrations, photographs, and maps.


Mp rated it did not like it Feb 13, Refresh and try again. Return your books in the mailer by your rental due date. Few would have the expertise commanded by the two authors to cover everything from Native American through African through contemporary film myths.

Deana Hooper rated it liked it Feb 23, No trivia or quizzes yet. Please enable Javascript to complete the checkout process. We’ve been at it since and the entire industry has had to adapt to keep up. Skip to main content. Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths. Nannette rated it it was amazing Jan 06, As an instructor in Colorado, this seems like a large oversight; so, I supplemented the book with several Mayan and Aztec myths. Thury and Margaret K.

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

Very informative for those who want to learn more about the theory behind myths. US Higher Education Not for profit. Go directly to our online catalogue. Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Thruy introduces students to a wide range of myths from various critical perspectives.

It is especially helpful to a teacher trying to cover a lot of global ground in a comprehensive mythology course.