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The masks of God

oriental mythology

by Joseph Campbell

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mythology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoseph Campbell.
    SeriesA Viking compass book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN470 .C3 1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 561 p. :
    Number of Pages561
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21224926M
    ISBN 1006704600451, 0670002992

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Campbell begins this endeavor far back into history, well beyond the birth of language and later civilization by discussing the natural history of the gods and the psychology of myth/5. Joseph Campbell's breath-taking comparative overview of the mythologies of the world The Masks of God, Volume 1: Primitive Mythology, The Masks of God, V Series Works: Creative Mythology, Primitive Mythology, Occidental Mythology.

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The Masks of God: Volume II, Oriental Mythology () by Joseph Campbell is again one of those marathons of the mind. The knowledge that Campbell pours out is relentless for the entire pages, but at the same time it is captivating to explore the development of ancient mythology and religion and civilization beginning with Central Asia (what is currently known as the Middle /5.

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In this second volume of The Masks of God - Campbell’s major work of comparative mythology - the preeminent mythologist looks at Asian mythology as it developed over the course of five thousand years into the distinctive religions of Egypt, Mesopotamia.

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Volume 2 of Campbell's great tetrology, The Masks of God, discusses the mythology foundational to Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism.

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These are the people and things God puts on (like a mask) and hides behind as he works in this world. God actually uses the hands of people to carry out his work on earth. He works through us. Consider some of the masks God wears as he blesses people on earth. The mask. Joseph Campbell (–) wrote classics including The Hero with a Thousand Faces, the four-volume The Masks of God, and Myths to Live televised interview with Bill Moyers introduced his views to millions.

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