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Campbell, Joseph 1904-1987

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Works: 1,195 works in 3,536 publications in 5 languages and 81,483 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Folklore  Diaries  History  Legends  Bibliography  Dictionaries  Documentary films 
Roles: Editor, Interviewee, Originator, Author of introduction, Consultant, Author of screenplay, Creator, Contributor, Lyricist, Other, Interviewer, Commentator, ed, Speaker
Classifications: BL311, 291.13
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Publications by Joseph Campbell
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Most widely held works by Joseph Campbell
The masks of God by Joseph Campbell( Book )
404 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 9,082 libraries worldwide
A systematic comparison of the themes that underlie the art, worship, and literature of the Western world
The hero with a thousand faces by Joseph Campbell( Book )
124 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 5,853 libraries worldwide
In this book, Joseph Campbell presents the composite hero. Apollo, the Frog King of the fairy tale, Wotan, the Buddha, and numerous other protagonists of folklore and religion, enact simultaneously the various phases of their common story. The psychological view is then compared with the words of such spiritual leaders as Moses, Jesus, Mohammed, Lao-tse, and the 'Old Men' of Australian tribes. From behind a thousand faces the single hero emerges, archetype of all myth
Joseph Campbell and the power of myth by Joseph Campbell( visu )
29 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 2,712 libraries worldwide
Bill Moyers and Joseph Campbell discuss the themes and roots of human myth which is seen as man's attempt to relate himself to the universe. Starting with various topics Campbell shows both how man creates his universe and is controlled by the myth he has created
Myths to live by by Joseph Campbell( Book )
40 editions published between 1972 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,473 libraries worldwide
Includes material on "the buffalo-gods, Quetzalcoatls, Buddhas, fairy queens and other such figures."
The mythic image by Joseph Campbell( Book )
45 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in English and held by 2,366 libraries worldwide
Presents approximately 450 illustrations of mythic art from Mesopotamian, Egyptian, Indian, Chinese, European, and Olmec cultures as a basis for an exploration into the relation of dreams to myth
The portable Jung by C. G Jung( Book )
34 editions published between 1971 and 1988 in English and held by 2,300 libraries worldwide
Presents a compilation of writings by the Swiss psychoanalyst
Historical atlas of world mythology by Joseph Campbell( Book )
48 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 2,251 libraries worldwide
From Back Cover: Joseph Cambell's multivolume Historical Atals of World Mythology, his magnum opus, marks the culmination of his brilliant career as scholar, writer, teacher, and one of the foremost interreters of our sacred traditions. Campbell describe his work as an attempt to tell humankind's "One Great Story"--Our saga of spiritual awakening and the subsequent development of the many different mythological perspectives that have shaped us throughtout time. His central theme is that our seemingly disparate spiritual traditions are neither discrete nor unique, but rather each is simply an "ethnic manifestation" of one or another of those "elemental ideals" that have forever transfixed the human psyche
Myths and symbols in Indian art and civilization by Heinrich Robert Zimmer( Book )
67 editions published between 1946 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 2,225 libraries worldwide
This book interprets for the Western mind the key motifs of India's legend, myth, and folklore, taken directly from the Sanskrit, and illustrated with seventy plates of Indian art. It is primarily an introduction to image-thinking and picture-reading in Indian art and thought, and it seeks to make the profound Hindu and Buddhist intuitions of the riddles of life and death recognizable not merely as Oriental but as universal elements
The inner reaches of outer space : metaphor as myth and as religion by Joseph Campbell( Book )
28 editions published between 1985 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,758 libraries worldwide
Developed from a memorable series of lectures delivered in San Francisco, which included a legendary symposium at the Palace of Fine Arts with astronaut Rusty Schweickart, Joseph Campbell's last book explores the space age. Campbell posits that the newly discovered laws of outer space are actually at work within human beings as well and that a new mythology is implicit in this realization. He examines the new mythology and other questions in these essays which he described as "a broadly shared spiritual adventure."--From publisher description
Transformations of myth through time by Joseph Campbell( Book )
14 editions published between 1989 and 1999 in English and held by 1,755 libraries worldwide
A collection of thirteen lectures, all given near the end of Joseph Campbell's life, that examine the great sweep of mythological development around the world and across the ages
A skeleton key to Finnegans wake by Joseph Campbell( Book )
61 editions published between 1944 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,720 libraries worldwide
Myths, dreams, and religion by Joseph Campbell( Book )
17 editions published between 1970 and 1992 in English and held by 1,484 libraries worldwide
A collection of essays on themes of mythology, religion, and the human psyche
The flight of the wild gander; explorations in the mythological dimension by Joseph Campbell( Book )
18 editions published between 1960 and 1995 in English and held by 1,373 libraries worldwide
"Exploration in the mythological dimensions of fairy tales, legends, and symbols"--Cover subtitle
The king and the corpse; tales of the soul's conquest of evil by Heinrich Robert Zimmer( Book )
39 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in English and German and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
Philosophies of India by Heinrich Robert Zimmer( Book )
64 editions published between 1951 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,017 libraries worldwide
Thou art that : transforming religious metaphor by Joseph Campbell( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 864 libraries worldwide
Campbell explores the common symbols of the Western religions, holding them to the light and reinterpreting them in the context of his remarkable knowledge of world mythology
Where the two came to their father : a Navaho war ceremonial by Jeff King( Book )
18 editions published between 1943 and 1991 in English and held by 831 libraries worldwide
The art of Indian Asia, its mythology and transformations by Heinrich Robert Zimmer( Book )
50 editions published between 1955 and 2001 in English and held by 750 libraries worldwide
Bibliophile in the nursery : a bookman's treasury of collectors' lore on old and rare children's books by William Targ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 714 libraries worldwide
In all her names : explorations of the feminine in divinity ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Cambell, Joseph 1904-1987
Campbell, Joseph
Campbell, Joseph 1904-
Кэмпбелл, Джозеф 1904-1987
جوزيف كامبل، 1904-1987
キャンベル, ジョゼフ
Languages
English (1,265)
German (5)
French (1)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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