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ISBN-13 9780199862801
ISBN-10 0-19-985923-XISBN-13 978-0-19-985923-8
Author(s): Eva M. Thury, Drexel University; Margaret K. Devinney, Temple University
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 813

Integrating original texts with explanations, interpretations, and theory, Introduction to Mythology: Contemporary Approaches to Classical and World Myths, Third Edition, introduces students to a wide range of myths drawn from sources all around the world and approached from various critical perspectives. The third edition strengthens its global coverage with two new chapters: Chapter 11, “Mesoamerica: Popul Vuh,” and Chapter 43, “The Vampire as Hero: Tales of the Undead in a Contemporary Context.”