Hero with a Thousand Faces
Score: 4
From 24 Ratings

Hero with a Thousand Faces


  • Author: BookCaps
  • Release Date : 2012-03-01
  • Genre: Philosophy
  • File Size: 30037 Bytes


The perfect companion to Joseph Campbell’s "Hero with a Thousand Faces," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month. Visit BookCaps.com to find out more....

Myths and Legends of the Celts

Myths and Legends of the Celts


  • Author: James Mackillop
  • Release Date : 2006-06-01
  • Genre: Spirituality
  • File Size: 8001480 Bytes


Myths and Legends of the Celts is a fascinating and wide-ranging introduction to the mythology of the peoples who inhabited the northwestern fringes of Europe - from Britain and the Isle of Man to Gaul and Brittany.Drawing on recent historical and archaeological research, as well as literary and oral sources, the guide looks at the gods and goddesses of Celtic myth; at the nature of Celtic religion, with its rituals of sun and moon worship; and at the druids who served society as judges, diviners and philosophers. It also examines the many Celtic deities who were linked with animals and such natural phenomena as rivers and caves, or who later became associated with local Christian saints. And it explores in detail the rich variety of Celtic myths: fr...

The Hero with a Thousand Faces
Score: 4
From 16 Ratings

The Hero with a Thousand Faces


  • Author : Joseph Campbell
  • Publisher : New World Library
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781577315933


The Hero with a Thousand Faces Book Description :

Discusses the universal legend of the hero in world mythology, focusing on the motif of the hero's journey through adventure and transformation....

The Hero with a Thousand Faces
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Hero with a Thousand Faces


  • Author : Joseph Campbell
  • Publisher : Bollingen Foundation
  • Release Date : 2004-01-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0691119244


The Hero with a Thousand Faces Book Description :

Examines myths and folk tales from around the world in an attempt to understand the symbolism of the hero as it appears in the mythologies and religions of mankind....

The Hero with a Thousand Faces
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Hero with a Thousand Faces


  • Author : Joseph Campbell
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780586085714


The Hero with a Thousand Faces Book Description :

In this compelling and influential work, Joseph Campbell scours the myths of the world to reveal the characteristics common to heroes from all cultures and periods....

Hero with a Thousand Faces

Hero with a Thousand Faces


  • Author : BookCaps Study Guides Staff
  • Publisher : BookCaps Study Guides
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781621071747


Hero with a Thousand Faces Book Description :

The perfect companion to Joseph Campbell’s "Hero with a Thousand Faces," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month....

The Hero with a Thousand Faces

The Hero with a Thousand Faces


  • Author : Jesse Russell
  • Publisher : Book on Demand Limited
  • Release Date : 2012-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 551102340X


The Hero with a Thousand Faces Book Description :

High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The Hero with a Thousand Faces (first published in 1949) is a non-fiction book, and seminal work of comparative mythology by Joseph Campbell. In this publication, Campbell discusses his theory of the journey of the archetypal hero found in world mythologies....

The Hero s Journey
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Hero s Journey


  • Author : Joseph Campbell
  • Publisher : New World Library
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1577314042


The Hero s Journey Book Description :

Joseph Campbell, arguably the greatest mythologist of our time, was certainly one of our greatest storytellers. This new cloth edition of The Hero's Journey, published to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Campbell's birth, recounts his own quest and conveys the excitement of his lifelong exploration of our mythic traditions, what he called "the one great story of mankind."...

Study Guide

Study Guide


  • Author : Supersummary
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-11-04
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 170561096X


Study Guide Book Description :

SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides for challenging works of literature. This 116-page guide for "The Hero With A Thousand Faces" by Joseph Campbell includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 8 chapters, as well as several more in-depth sections of expert-written literary analysis. Featured content includes commentary on major characters, 25 important quotes, essay topics, and key themes like Myth and the Unconscious and The Enlightened Hero and the Oneness of All Things....

Pathways to Bliss
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

Pathways to Bliss


  • Author : Joseph Campbell
  • Publisher : New World Library
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781577314714


Pathways to Bliss Book Description :

The author of The Hero with a Thousand Faces applies the collective wisdom of mythology to everyday life, making connections among ancient symbols, modern art, mental illness, and the journey of the Hero, all with characteristic wit and insight....