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The hero with a thousand faces.

Author: Joseph Campbell
Publisher: New York, Meridian Books, 1956 [©1949]
Series: Meridian books, M22.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Mythology
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Campbell, Joseph, 1904-1987.
Hero with a thousand faces.
New York, Meridian Books, 1956 [©1949]
(OCoLC)647475591
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Campbell
OCLC Number: 1318266
Description: xxiii, 416 pages illustrations 19 cm.
Contents: The monomyth --
Myth and dream --
Tragedy and comedy --
The hero and the god --
The world navel --
The adventure of the hero --
Departure --
The call to adventure --
Refusal of the call --
Supernatural aid --
The crossing of the first threshold --
The belly of the whale --
Initiations --
The road of trials --
The meeting with the goddess --
Woman as the temptress --
Atonement with the father --
Apotheosis --
The ultimate boon --
Return --
Refusal of the return --
The magic flight --
Rescue from without --
The crossing of the return threshold --
Master of the two worlds --
Freedom to live --
The keys --
The cosmogonic cycle --
Emanations --
From psychology to metaphysics --
The universal round --
Out of the void-space --
Within space-life --
The breaking of the one into the manifold --
Folk stories of creation --
The Virgin birth --
Mother universe --
Matrix of destiny --
Womb of redemption --
Folk stories of virgin motherhood --
Transformations of the hero --
The primordial hero and the human --
Childhood of the human hero --
The hero as warrior --
The hero as lover --
The hero as emperor and as tyrant --
The hero as world redeemer --
The hero as saint --
Departure of the hero --
Dissolutions --
End of the microcosm --
End of the macrocosm --
Myth and society --
The shapeshifter --
The function of myth, cult, anad meditation --
The hero today.
Series Title: Meridian books, M22.

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