Myth: Key Concepts in Philosophy

Continuum (2008)

Abstract

The other within : encountering myth -- The elf-king's closet : types of myth -- The view from outside : theories of myth -- Singing the world : myths of creation -- The hero's journey : the warrior -- The hero's journey : the Savior -- The end of days and the life everlasting : eschatological myths -- Shadowside : myths of evil, the trickster, and the flood -- Our people : nationalistic myths -- The wizard's prism : psychology of myth -- The thinkers : notable scholars and philosophers of myth -- Absence and light-sabers : modern myth.

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