1885. While best known for his translations of classical literature and as a collector of folk and fairy tales, Lang also wrote poetry, biographies, histories, novels, literary criticisms and even children's books. Lang was one of the first to apply anthropological findings to the study of myth and folklore. His versatility was also shown in his valuable works on folklore and on primitive religion. The earliest of these works was Custom and Myth. Contents: The Method of Folklore; the Bull-Roarer; The Myth of Cronus; Cupid, Psyche, and the Sun-Frog; A Far-Travelled Tale; Apollo and the Mouse; Star Myths; Moly and Mandragora; The Kalevala; The Divining Rod; Hottentot Mythology; Fetichism and the Infinite; The Early History of the Family; and The Art of Savages. See other titles by this author available from Kessinger Publishing.
Custom and Myth
|Формат:|| Страниц 316|
Книга по Требованию
Игра "Зообильярд". Главное достоинство этой игры в том, что в неё могут играть все от мала до велика. Причём не просто играть, а получать удовольствие от1018 рубРаздел: Игры на ловкость
|Myth History Ancient Egypt: Geddes & Grosset |
|The Golden Age of Myth & Legend Wordsworth Reference Wordsworth Thomas B. |
|M.Y.T.H. Inc. in Action/Sweet Myth-tery of Life Penguin Group Robert A. |
|Myth-Gotten Gains Penguin Group Robert A. |
|Custom Motorcycles ACC Distribution Miquel T. |
The photographs in this book have come from Miquel' s intimate access to races, meetings and pilgrimages across Spain and the USA and represent a rare look inside the respected, though often little understood, subculture of devoted to motorcycle owners and devotees. Featuring the photographs of acclaimed Barcelona-based photographer Miquel Tres, "Custom Motorcycles" presents a fascinating visual record of custom-built motorcycles and their owners. Through his extraordinary photographs, Miquel has documented not only the unique design and detailing of these awe-inspiring machines but also the landscapes, meetings, races and people associated with the custom motorcycle lifestyle.
|Strange Fruit. Race, Racial Profiling, and the Myth of Official Multiculturalism in the Canadian Imaginary Книга по Требованию |
|Vortex to Virus, Myth to Meme. The Literary Evolution of Nihilism and Chaos in Modernism and Postmodernism Книга по Требованию Julio V. |
In the case of nihilism and chaos, the ongoing epistemological and ontological revolution initiated by the likes of Schopenhauer and Nietzsche, the collapse of myth as a totalizing source of meaning, and the transition from a Newtonian, deterministic worldview to a quantum-relativistic, chaotic worldview transformed the Western cultural landscape, paving the way for the “viral” spread of nihilism and chaos to different intellectual and cultural strata.
|SHATTERING THE MYTH OF PROSPERO AND CHALLENGING COLONIAL ASSUMPTIONS. GEORGE LAMMING’S RE-CONCEPTION OF THE TEMPEST AND THE BURDEN OF PROSPERO ON THE EMIGRATED ARTIST IN WATER WITH BERRIES Книга по Требованию Robert D.F. |
In The Tempest, readers witness Prospero’s affront against an ill-fated insurrection by the helpless and out-numbered Caliban and others; however, Lamming retells the story of Caliban’s rebellion within the light of hope for freedom and reluctance to submission.
|MYTH OR REALITY? . A Racial Comparison of Supercentenarian Data AFRICAN-AMERICAN LONGEVITY ADVANTAGE: Книга по Требованию Robert Y. |
|SHARED DECISION-MAKING IN HAWAI'I'S SCHOOLS: MYTH OR REALITY?. SCHOOL GOVERNANCE IN HAWAI'I Книга по Требованию Sylvia H. |
The conflict surrounding the decentralization of school governance in the U. S. has resulted from widespread discontent with educational outcomes and frustration with government-professional bureaucracy.
|Vaisnava Goddess as Plant: A study of the sacred Tulasi plant, in Hindu myth and practice Tulasi in Text and Context. Книга по Требованию John C. |
The adoration of the plant continues into modernity in various ways. The Tulas? plant (Ocimum sanctum) is viewed within the purview of Hinduism as a form of the goddess Lak? m? , or a consort of the god Vi? ? u. This designation seems to originate within the corpus of Pur? ? ic texts composed in the Sanskrit language from approximately the 5th to 15th centuries CE. The sanctity of the plant, and other forms of vegetation, resembles even earlier cults of Yak? a and Yak? ? , or nature spirit, worship.
|Hemingway and the Myth of the Lost Generation Книга по Требованию Martin F. |
With these words, Gertrude Stein, one of the most prominent and enigmatic figures of modern cultural life in Paris in the 1920s, had created a label whose influence would be visible until today.
|Constitutional Convention (Political Custom) Книга по Требованию Frederic P. M. |
A constitutional convention is an informal and uncodified procedural agreement that is followed by the institutions of a state.
|Myth and Ritual Книга по Требованию Frederic P. M. |
Although myth and ritual are commonly united as parts of religion, the exact relationship between them has been a matter of controversy among scholars.
|The Myth of the Twentieth Century Книга по Требованию Lambert M. S. |
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles!
|The Christ Myth Книга по Требованию Evans E.E. |
|Pawnee hero stories and folk-tales, with notes on the origin, custom and character of the Pawnee people Книга по Требованию Grinnell G.B. |
|Objective Journalism - myth or reality?. A comparative study of the BBC and the AJE online reports Книга по Требованию Mahmudunnabi . |
It will help journalism students, academics or the media people to see things going beyond their sight.
|Custom & Tenant-Right Книга по Требованию Elton C.I. |
|ANALYSIS AND SIMULATION OF CUSTOM POWER DEVICES Книга по Требованию Mahesh S. |
Power disturbances, for example like voltage sags, voltage swell, transients and harmonics can happen at any time and may cause adverse effect to the machines or equipment running in the industries.