- Author:Lorena Laura Stookey
- Publisher:Greenwood Press (March 30, 2004)
- Pages:256 pages
- Subcategory:History & Criticism
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Stookey, Lorena Laura.
Stookey, Lorena Laura. All around the world, myths address questions that humans have always posed about their origins, their environments, their ultimate destinies, and the meanings of their lives. This book examines 30 common motifs that thread their way through mythological tales across history and around the globe.
Lorena Laura Stookey.
Stookey provides a well-organized guide to the overlapping and common themes found in world mythology. his is a well-written, clearly organized set of introductory chapters on the commonalities found in many myths. LORENA STOOKEY is Assistant Professor in the English Department at the University of Nevada, Reno, where she teaches course in mythology, poetry, and literature. She is the author of Louise Erdrich: A Critical Companion (Greenwood 1999).
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Louise Erdrich: A Critical Companion. Lorena Laura Stookey. Thematic Guide to World Mythology. The Afterlife Animals in Myth The Apocalypse Changing Ages Cosmic Egg Creation Myths Culture Heroes Deluge Motif Descent Motif Earth-Diver Motif Emergence Motif Etiological Myths The Fall Fertility.
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According to Aztec mythology the present world is a product of four cycles of birth, death, and reincarnation. a b Stookey, Lorena Laura (2004). When each world is destroyed it is reborn through the sacrifice of a god. The god’s sacrifice creates a new sun, which creates a new world. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press. p. 20. ISBN 0313315051.