The Time Falling Bodies Take to Light: Mythology, Sexuality and the Origins of Culture

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The Time Falling Bodies Take to Light: Mythology, Sexuality and the Origins of Culture - Thompson, William Irwin
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In the opening passages of his classic book, The Time Falling Bodies Take to Light, William Irwin Thompson asks the question, "But what is myth that it returns to mind even when we would most escape it?" Acknowledging the pervasive power of myth to create and inform culture, Thompson answers this question by weaving descriptions of the human abilities to create life and to communicate through symbolic myths based on male and female forms of power. Taking us from the earliest periods of prehistory through the time of female ...

The Time Falling Bodies Take to Light: Mythology, Sexuality and the Origins of Culture 1996, St. Martin's Griffin, New York

ISBN-13: 9780312160623

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The Time Falling Bodies Take to Light: Mythology, Sexuality and the Origins of Culture 1981, Rider & Co, London

ISBN-13: 9780091452414

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