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Campbell, Joseph 1904-1987

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The hero with a thousand faces by Joseph Campbell( Book )

268 editions published between 1949 and 2020 in 8 languages and held by 6,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since its release in 1949, The Hero with a Thousand Faces has influenced millions of readers by combining the insights of modern psychology with Joseph Campbell?s revolutionary understanding of comparative mythology. In these pages, Campbell outlines the Hero?s Journey, a universal motif of adventure and transformation that runs through virtually all of the world?s mythic traditions. He also explores the Cosmogonic Cycle, the mythic pattern of world creation and destruction. As part of the Joseph Campbell Foundation?s Collected Works of Joseph Campbell, this third edition features expanded illustrations, a comprehensive bibliography, and more accessible sidebars. As relevant today as when it was first published, The Hero with a Thousand Faces continues to find new audiences in fields ranging from religion and anthropology to literature and film studies. The book has also profoundly influenced creative artists?including authors, songwriters, game designers, and filmmakers?and continues to inspire all those interested in the inherent human need to tell stories
The masks of God by Joseph Campbell( Book )

120 editions published between 1959 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 3,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written between 1962 and 1968, Campbell's four-volume work The Masks of God covers mythology from around the world, from ancient to modern. Where The Hero with a Thousand Faces focused on the commonality of mythology (the "elementary ideas"), the Masks of God books focus upon historical and cultural variations the monomyth takes on (the "folk ideas"). In other words, where The Hero with a Thousand Faces draws perhaps more from psychology, the Masks of God books draw more from anthropology and history. The four volumes of Masks of God are as follows: Primitive Mythology, Oriental Mythology, Occidental Mythology, and Creative Mythology
Myths and symbols in Indian art and civilization by Heinrich Robert Zimmer( Book )

90 editions published between 1946 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book interprets for the Western mind the key motifs of India's legend, myth, and folklore, taken directly from the Sanskrit, and illustrated with seventy plates of Indian art. It is primarily an introduction to image-thinking and picture-reading in Indian art and thought, and it seeks to make the profound Hindu and Buddhist intuitions of the riddles of life and death recognizable not merely as Oriental but as universal elements
Myths to live by by Joseph Campbell( Book )

61 editions published between 1972 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 2,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes material on "the buffalo-gods, Quetzalcoatls, Buddhas, fairy queens and other such figures."
The mythic image by Joseph Campbell( Book )

66 editions published between 1974 and 2019 in English and held by 2,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and interpretations of mythic themes over five millennia support the central theme, that since dreams and myths originate in an inner world unknown to consciousness, dreams provide a direct and fruitful approach to mythology
Historical atlas of world mythology by Joseph Campbell( Book )

27 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and held by 1,966 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Back Cover: Joseph Cambell's multivolume Historical Atals of World Mythology, his magnum opus, marks the culmination of his brilliant career as scholar, writer, teacher, and one of the foremost interreters of our sacred traditions. Campbell describe his work as an attempt to tell humankind's "One Great Story"--Our saga of spiritual awakening and the subsequent development of the many different mythological perspectives that have shaped us throughtout time. His central theme is that our seemingly disparate spiritual traditions are neither discrete nor unique, but rather each is simply an "ethnic manifestation" of one or another of those "elemental ideals" that have forever transfixed the human psyche
Transformations of myth through time by Joseph Campbell( Book )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 1,750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of thirteen lectures, all given near the end of Joseph Campbell's life, that examine the great sweep of mythological development around the world and across the ages
The inner reaches of outer space : metaphor as myth and as religion by Joseph Campbell( Book )

35 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and held by 1,735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Developed from a memorable series of lectures delivered in San Francisco, which included a legendary symposium at the Palace of Fine Arts with astronaut Rusty Schweickart, Joseph Campbell's last book explores the space age. Campbell posits that the newly discovered laws of outer space are actually at work within human beings as well and that a new mythology is implicit in this realization. He examines the new mythology and other questions in these essays which he described as "a broadly shared spiritual adventure."--Publisher description
A skeleton key to Finnegans wake by Joseph Campbell( Book )

87 editions published between 1944 and 2005 in English and held by 1,732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myths, dreams, and religion by Joseph Campbell( Book )

23 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in English and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays on themes of mythology, religion, and the human psyche
The masks of God : creative mythology by Joseph Campbell( Book )

78 editions published between 1968 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spans the philosophical, spiritual, and artistic history since the Middle Ages
Philosophies of India by Heinrich Robert Zimmer( Book )

62 editions published between 1951 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 1,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Since its first publication, Philosophies of India has been considered a monumental exploration of the foundations of Indian philosophy. Based on the copious notes of Indologist, linguist, and art historian Heinrich Zimmer, and edited by Joseph Campbell, this book is organized into three sections. "The Highest Good" looks at Eastern and Western thought and their convergence; "The Philosophies of Time" discusses the philosophies of success, pleasure, and duty; and "The Philosophies of Eternity" presents the fundamental concepts of Buddhism, Brahmanism, Jainism, Sankhya and yoga, and Tantra. This work examines such areas as the Buddhist Tantras, Buddhist Genesis, the Tantric presentation of divinity, the preparation of disciples and the meaning of initiation, and the symbolism of the mandala-palace Tantric ritual and twilight language. It also delves into the Tantric teachings of the inner Zodiac and the fivefold ritual symbolism of passion. Appendices, a bibliography, and general and Sanskrit indexes are included." --
The portable Jung by C. G Jung( Book )

38 editions published between 1971 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a compilation of writings by the Swiss psychoanalyst
The king and the corpse; tales of the soul's conquest of evil by Heinrich Robert Zimmer( Book )

58 editions published between 1948 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 1,345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Drawing from Eastern and Western literatures, Heinrich Zimmer presents a selection of stories linked together by their common concern for the problem of our eternal conflict with the forces of evil. Beginning with a tale from the Arabian Nights, this theme unfolds in legends from Irish paganism, medieval Christianity, the Arthurian cycle, and early Hinduism. In the retelling of these tales, Zimmer discloses the meanings within their seemingly unrelated symbols and suggests the philosophical wholeness of this assortment of myth."--Amazon.com
The flight of the wild gander; explorations in the mythological dimension by Joseph Campbell( Book )

31 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Exploration in the mythological dimensions of fairy tales, legends, and symbols"--Cover subtitle
The masks of God : Oriental mythology by Joseph Campbell( Book )

43 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Campbell offers an explanation of Eastern mythology as it developed into the distinctive religions of Egypt, India, China, and Japan. "The myth of eternal return, which is still basic to Oriental life, displays an order of fixed forms that appear and disappear through all time."
Where the two came to their father : a Navaho war ceremonial by Jeff King( Book )

31 editions published between 1943 and 1991 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The portable Jung by C. G Jung( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the most notable writings of Carl Jung. Includes a biography and a chronology
Thou art that : transforming religious metaphor by Joseph Campbell( Book )

11 editions published between 2001 and 2018 in English and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Campbell explores the common symbols of the Western religions, holding them to the light and reinterpreting them in the context of his remarkable knowledge of world mythology
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth( Visual )

2 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell discuss the themes and roots of human myth which is seen as man's attempt to relate himself to the universe. Starting with various topics Campbell shows both how man creates his universe and is controlled by the myth he has created
 
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Myths and symbols in Indian art and civilization
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The masks of GodMyths and symbols in Indian art and civilizationMyths to live byThe mythic imageTransformations of myth through timeThe inner reaches of outer space : metaphor as myth and as religionA skeleton key to Finnegans wakeMyths, dreams, and religion
Alternative Names
Cambell, Joseph 1904-1987

Campbell J.

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Campbell, Joseph John

Campbell, Joseph John 1904-1987

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Joseph Campbell

Joseph Campbell American mythologist, writer and lecturer

Joseph Campbell americký komparativní religionista

Joseph Campbell Amerikaans schrijver

Joseph Campbell Importante mitólogo, escritor y profesor de origen estadounidense.

Joseph Campbell saggista e storico delle religioni statunitense

Joseph Campbell US-amerikanischer Mythenforscher, Professor und Autor

Joseph John Campbell

Kaem bel, Jo ji peu 1904-1987

Kaem bel, Jo seb 1904-1987

Kaembel, Jochip 1904-1987

K'aembel, Josep 1904-1987

Kambelas Džozefas

Τζόζεφ Κάμπελ Αμερικανός συγγραφέας

Джозеф Кемпбелл

Джозеф Кэмпбелл американский исследователь мифологии, писатель и лектор

Джоузеф Камбъл

Кэмпбелл Д

Кэмпбелл Д. 1904-1987

Кэмпбелл Джозеф

Кэмпбелл, Джозеф 1904-1987

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Џозеф Кемпбел американски митолог и антрополог

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ג'וזף קמפבל

קמפבל, ג'וזף 1904-1987

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جوزيف كامبل

جوزيف كامبل، 1904-1987

چوزيف كامبل

জোসেফ ক্যাম্পবেল

ჯოზეფ კემპბელი

ჯოზეფ კემპბელი მითოლოგიის ამერიკელი მკვლევარი

조지프 캠벨

캠벨, 조셉 1904-1987

캠벨, 조셉 C. 1904-1987

캠벨, 조지프 1904-1987

キャンベル, ジョーゼフ

ジョーゼフ・キャンベル

喬瑟夫·坎貝爾 美國神話學家,作家和講師

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