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Language and myth

Author: Ernst Cassirer; Susanne K Langer
Publisher: New York : Dover Publications, ©1946.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Dover edView all editions and formats
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Six essays which analyze the non-national thought processes that influence culture.
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Genre/Form: Mythology
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernst Cassirer; Susanne K Langer
OCLC Number: 269579
Notes: Translation of: Sprache und Mythos.
"Originally published in German as number VI of the 'Studien der Bibliothek Warburg'."
Description: x, 103 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Place of language and myth in the pattern of human culture --
Evolution of religious ideas --
Language and conception --
Word magic --
Successive phases of religious thought --
Power of metaphor.
Other Titles: Sprache und Mythos.
Responsibility: by Ernst Cassirer ; translated by Susanne K. Langer.

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Six essays which analyze the non-national thought processes that influence culture.

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