Philip Freund

Philip Freund, Professor Emeritus at Fordham University and the author of numerous fiction and non-fiction books, provides revealing insights into the universality of ideas and faith by examining a wide range of texts such as the Old Testament, the Upanishads, and Gilgamesh in his search for parallels between creation fables. From Polynesian and Nordic nomad legends to Brazilian Indian and Eskimo tales, to clear presentations of the theories of Freud, Jung, Frazer, Campbell, and Malinowski,...See more