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Great mythologies of the world, (videorecording)

Label
Great mythologies of the world
Title
Great mythologies of the world
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
JRY
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
201/.3
Language note
In English; closed-captioned
LC call number
BL312
LC item number
.G74 2015
PerformerNote
Lecturers: Professor Kathryn McClymond (Ancient Europe, The Middle East, and South Asia), Georgia State University ; Julius H. Bailey (Africa), University of Redlands ; Robert André LaFleur (Asia and the Pacific), Beloit College ; Grant L. Voth (The Americas), Monterey Peninsula College
Series statement
The great courses. Literature & Language. World literature
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Great mythologies of the world, (videorecording)
Label
Great mythologies of the world, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from disc labels
  • In two containers labelled volume 1 and volume 2; volume 1 re-packaged in container (28 x 17 cm.)
  • Volume 1 contains 6 videodiscs and the accompanying course guidebook; volume 2 contains 4 videodiscs
  • "Course number 2380."
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Accompanying material
1 book.
Bibliography note
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references (pages 447-483)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 2.
  • Romulus, Remus, and Rome's origins
  • Roman heroes and traitors
  • The Mother Goddess in Rome and beyond
  • The Dagda's harp and other Celtic myths
  • Norse tales of Odin and Thor
  • Hammers, rings, and other Norse magic --
  • disc 1.
  • Ancient Europe.
  • The Titans in Greek mythology
  • Complex goddesses : Athena, Aphrodite, Hera
  • Gods and humanity in Greek thought
  • Herakles and the Greek hero
  • Odysseus, master of schemes
  • The Golden Fleece and the hero's return
  • The great Indian epics
  • The Bhagavad Gita
  • Stories of the Buddha
  • Persia's Book of Kings --;
  • One Thousand and One Nights
  • Tales of flood and fire --
  • disc 3. The Middle East and South Asia.
  • The world's oldest myth : Gilgamesh
  • The Babylonian creation story
  • Chaos and order in Egypt
  • Horus, Osiris, and Ra
  • Myths of the Pharaohs
  • The Book of Job
  • disc 4.
  • Cult of African myth
  • The African morality tale
  • The Dausi and African epics
  • The epic of Bakaridjan Kone
  • Death and the afterlife in African myth
  • African heroes in the underworld --
  • disc 5. Africa.
  • The beauty of African mythology ;--
  • African creation stories --;
  • African religious cosmology
  • Tricksters of Africa
  • Africa's gods and humanity
  • Close encounters with African divinities
  • disc 6.
  • Gods, rice, and the Japanese state
  • Nature gods and tricksters of Polynesia
  • Creation and misbehavior in Micronesia
  • Melanesian myths of life and cannibalism
  • Origins in Indonesia and the Philippines ; Aboriginal and colonial myths of Australia --
  • disc 7. Asia and the Pacific.
  • Culture and cosmos in Chinese mythology
  • Chinese heroes, kings, and destroyers
  • Peasant folktales and Chinese scholarship
  • Spirits and syncretism in Korean myth
  • Korea's warring kingdoms and flying dragons
  • Japanese tales of purity and defilement
  • disc 8.
  • The Navajo emergence myth
  • Stories of the Pueblo
  • Native American tricksters
  • The Maya and the Popol Vuh
  • Aztec myth meets Hernán Cortés
  • Inca myth as imperial mandate
  • disc 9. The Americas.
  • Nature in Native American myth
  • Inuit and Northern Forest mythology
  • Tales and rituals of the Iroquois League
  • Southeast Amerindian origin stories
  • Mythology of the Plains peoples
  • Amerindian tales from the Northwest
  • disc 10.
Control code
ocn921889388
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
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Extent
2 volumes (10 videodiscs) (30 hr.)
Isbn
9781629971957
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • PB2380A
  • ID2380A-02
  • ID2380A-01
  • PD2380A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1730705
  • (OCoLC)921889388
  • (CaAE) a1730705
Video recording format
DVD

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