Books tagged: joseph campbell

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Myths to Live By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,470. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Joseph Campbell famously compared mythology to a kangaroo pouch for the human mind and spirit: "a womb with a view." In Myths to Live By, he examines all of the ways in which myth supports and guides us, giving our lives meaning.
America's Junior Miss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
A teenager uses unorthodox methods to try to bring his mother out of her cave of depression, culminating with entering the local Young Miss pageant.
Gods & Games: Toward a Theology of Play
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 70,830. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion
A deeply thoughtful, deeply irreverent look at the mythology of play, Gods and Games ties together Joseph Campbell's approach to myth and religion with Johan Huizinga's view of our species as Homo ludens — "Man the Game-player" — suggesting that play is a central aspect of the human spirit and human culture.
Spun: 101 Movies to Recreate Your Reality
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,800. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Through the magic of movies, we have spun the most wondrous tales that seek to interrogate, inspire, heal, guide, and entertain us. These movies speak of universal themes that orient us as to what is valuable and essential in life. They show us how to find meaning and purpose in our own lives. They teach us the right way to act. They not only show us how the world is, but how it ought to be.
Silence Uttered: A Tale of Unity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Inspirational
When Ego and his best friend Greed bring the world to the brink of destruction, Silence utters the only message worth hearing. The message is going viral around the world and it will change your life. Find keys to inner harmony and global reconciliation in this one-of-a-kind literary work for all ages. Eckhart Tolle, Wayne Dyer, and Joseph Campbell influenced this spiritually profound tale.
The Magic Of Glinda
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 36,630. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Criticism
The Wizard of Oz is our story and we deserve to know what it’s about. We deserve to see our own situations magically turn for the better when all seems lost, to get in touch with our intuition, to hear our calling, and to avoid stupidity while still loving those around us. The movie is about the underlying mechanics to all that. Transformation as "myth" is an ancient topic now worth revisiting.
Hero's Journey: The Sword from the Stone.
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 13,840. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
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This book will take you on a journey... a journey not just of mind and body, but spirit and flesh, might and magic. A Hero’s Journey! This is a story of initiation and transformation; YOUR story of initiation and transformation. You will BECOME Arthur, endure his trials of pulling the sword from the stone and through fearless, unyielding effort you will claim YOUR own heroic destiny!
Doing a 360: Turning Your Life Around to Follow Soul's Purpose
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,380. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
You’ve entered a sacred spin zone: An inspirational book offering a 360 perspective to the intense challenges of life. Author, Rev. Dr. Nancy Ash met mythologist Joseph Campbell, setting her on this path. Based on his classic, circular theme of a hero’s journey, this text guides you to radical change going full-circle with step-by-step strategies, culminating in your 360 Daily Practice.
Collection of Poetry and Prose: from Young Mystic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Essay » Literature
A collection of poems, short stories, and essays on a variety of topics. Pulling from different cultures and times. Revealing an underlying unity, that appeals to the childlike yet wise Inner Self.
Study Guide: Hero with a Thousand Faces (A BookCaps Study Guide)
Series: Study Guides, Book 70. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
The perfect companion to Joseph Campbell’s "Hero with a Thousand Faces," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.