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Author : Joseph Campbell Pages : pages Publisher : Brilliance Audio Language : ISBN-10 : 1511360267 ISBN-13 : 9781511360 265

The Hero with a Thousand Faces Sin ce its rele ase in 194 9, The Her o wit ha Tho usa nd Fac es has


infl uen ced mill ion s of rea der s by co mbi nin g the insi ght s of mo der n psy cho log y wit h Jos eph Ca mp bell ’s rev olut ion ary und erst and ing of


co mp ara tive myt hol ogy . In this boo k, Ca mp bell outl ine s the Her o’s Jou rne y, a uni ver sal mot if of adv ent ure and tra nsf or mat ion tha t run s thr


oug h virt uall y all of the wor ld’s myt hic tra diti ons . He als o exp lore s the Cos mo gon ic Cyc le, the myt hic pat ter n of wor ld cre atio n and des


truc tion .As rele van t tod ay as wh en it was first pub lish ed, The Her o wit ha Tho usa nd Fac es con tinu es to find ne w aud ien ces in fiel ds ran gin


g fro m reli gio n and ant hro pol ogy to liter atu re and film stu die s. The boo k has als o pro fou ndl y infl uen ced cre ativ e arti sts —in clu din g


aut hor s, son gwr iter s, ga me des ign ers, and film ma ker s— and con tinu es to ins pire all tho se inte rest ed in the inh ere nt hu ma n nee d to tell stor


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