eBook Archetypes and Motifs in Folklore and Literature, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0765622122
  • ISBN-13: 9780765622129
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - College Senior
  • 515 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2005 | Published/Released November 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2005
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This eBook provides a detailed analysis of the most common archetypes or motifs found in the folklore of selected communities around the world. It includes examination of such motifs as Bewitching, Chance and Fate, Choice of Roads, Death or Departure of the Gods, the Double, Ghosts and Other Revenants, the Hero Cycle, Journey to the Otherworld, Magic Invulnerability, Soothsayer, Transformation, Tricksters, and more.