Myth and Reality (Religio. has been added to your Cart. Another Mircea Eliade classic in the study of religion. No longer the last word, but most definitely the first word in modern scholarship in the field of Religious Studies
Myth and Reality (Religio. No longer the last word, but most definitely the first word in modern scholarship in the field of Religious Studies. Our inability to relate these two phenomena continues to be a major flaw in our discourse in nearly every dimension of human life.
Mircea Eliade-one of the most renowned expositors of the psychology of religion, mythology, and magic-shows that myth and symbol constitute a mode of thought that not only came before that of discursive and logical.
Mircea Eliade-one of the most renowned expositors of the psychology of religion, mythology, and magic-shows that myth and symbol constitute a mode of thought that not only came before that of discursive and logical reasoning, but is still an essential f. The Sacred and the Profane: The Nature of Religion. by Mircea Eliade · Willard R. Trask. In the classic text The Sacred and the Profane, famed historian of religion Mircea Eliade observes that even moderns who proclaim themselves residents of a completely profane world are still unconsciously nourished by the memory of the sacred. The Myth of the Eternal Return or Cosmos and History.
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Mircea Eliade (Romanian: ; March 9 1907 – April 22, 1986) was a Romanian historian of religion, fiction writer, philosopher, and professor at the University of Chicago. He was a leading interpreter of religious. He was a leading interpreter of religious experience, who established paradigms in religious studies that persist to this day. His theory that hierophanies form the basis of religion, splitting the human experience of reality into sacred and profane space and time, has proved influential
Important book for today. com User, June 24, 2008. This book by Eliade looks at the function of myth as expressed through ritual, ceremony, and social rules. He argues that the myths provide templates for religious rituals, initiation ceremonies, magical charms, and social rules. In this way, all myths are myths of origin. Eliade also explores the survivals of mythic thinking in today's world.
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Mircea Eliade (1907â 1986) was one of the twentieth centuryâ s foremost students of religion and cultural environments. This book examines the emergence, function, and value of religion and myth in his work. Nicolae Babuts, Robert Ellwood, Eric Ziolkowski, John Dadosky, Robert Segal, Mac Linscott Ricketts, Douglas Allen, and Liviu Borda examine Eliadeâ s views on the interaction between the sacred and the profane. Each explores Eliadeâ s phenomenological approach to the study of religion and myth.