The Hero With A Thousand Faces – Hardbound

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Since its launch in 1949, Joseph Campbell’s basic The Hero with a Thousand Faces has influenced tens of millions of readers by combining the insights of recent psychology with Campbell’s revolutionary understanding of comparative mythology. In its pages, Campbell outlines the Hero’s Journey, a common motif of journey that runs by means of the entire world’s mythic traditions, evident within the tales of such heroes as Buddha, Moses, Jesus, and Jason of the Argonauts. As related immediately as when it was first revealed, The Hero with a Thousand Faces continues to search out new audiences amongst college students and professors in fields starting from anthropology and the historical past of faith to literature and movie research. The e book has additionally profoundly influenced artistic artists, together with authors, songwriters, recreation designers, and filmmakers — George Lucas cites it because the inspiration for Star Wars — and continues to encourage all these within the inherent human want to inform tales.

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