Eleusis has ratings and 6 reviews. Barnaby said: The only other book I’ve spent any time with by Kerényi is his Greek Gods, which I found encyclope. : Eleusis: Archetypal Image of Mother and Daughter: pages. Dimensions: in. x in. x Sanctuary of Eleusis, near Athens, was. Get this from a library! Eleusis: archetypal image of mother and daughter. [Karl Kerényi].
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Joanna rated it it was amazing Jul 11, Pages with related products. Set up a giveaway. What is most impressive about Kerenyi’s Eleusis is the vast range of material pulled together. Buy the selected items together This item: Looking at the tendency to “see visions,” C.
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Lists of Works Cited. Newberg rated it liked it. I recommend this book as a formidable try to unravel one of the most important ancient pagan mysteries, that survived for more than a thousand years in the Ancient world. Looking at the tendency to “see visions,” C.
Kerenyi holds that the yearly autumna The Sanctuary of Eleusis, near Athens, was the center of a religious cult that endured for nearly two thousand years and whose initiates came from all parts of the civilized world. Like Jung and Campbell, Kerenyi writes from daughher perspective of psychology and humanism. Kerenyi’s conclusions are based on a wide variety of disjointed material, lined up and juxtaposed in interesting ways but hardly connected wleusis a logical argument.
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Eleusis: Archetypal Image of Mother and Daughter
Although we cannot know for sure, Karl Kerenyi provides a very plausible possibility. Deana rated it liked it Oct 04, Kerenyi examines the Mysteries of Eleusis from the standpoint not only of Greek myth but also of human nature. An exile from his native Hungary, Kerenyi wrote extensively on Greek mythology and played an important role in its revival.
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