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Book of A Thousand Nights and a Night, The (Arabian Nights) , Volume 04

By: Anonymous

...This is a collection of stories collected over thousands of years by various authors, translators and scholars. They are an amalgam of mythology and folk tales from the Indian sub-continent, Persia, and Arabia. No original manuscript has ever been found for the collection, but several versions date the collection's genesis to somewhere between AD 800-900. Th...

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Book of a Thousand Nights and a Night, The, Volume 05

By: Anonymous

...This is a collection of stories collected over thousands of years by various authors, translators and scholars. They are an amalgam of mythology and folk tales from the Indian sub-continent, Persia, and Arabia. No original manuscript has ever been found, but several versions date the collection’s genesis to somewhere between AD 800-900. The stories are wound...

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Spirits in Bondage

By: C.S. Lewis

...nsitional Part Two (Hesitation) and attains a more hopeful tone in the final Part Three (Escape). Yet a dreamy effect, influenced by Celtic and Druid mythology, persists throughout. Spirits in Bondage consists of forty poems that provide an intriguing insight into the youthful heart of C.S. Lewis and occasionally provides interesting lyrical foreshadowing of some of the la...

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Book of A Thousand Nights and a Night, The (Arabian Nights) — Volume 06

By: Anonymous

...This is a collection of stories collected over thousands of years by various authors, translators and scholars. They are an amalgam of mythology and folk tales from the Indian sub-continent, Persia, and Arabia. No original manuscript has ever been found, but several versions date the collection’s genesis to somewhere between AD 800-900. The stories are wound...

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Book of A Thousand Nights and a Night, The (Arabian Nights) — Volume 03

By: Anonymous

...This is a collection of stories collected over thousands of years by various authors, translators and scholars. The are an amalgam of mythology and folk tales from the Indian sub-continent, Persia, and Arabia. No original manuscript has ever been found for the collection, but several versions date the collection's genesis to somewhere between AD 800-900. Th...

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Travels by the Fireside

By: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

...ellow was an American poet and educator. He predominantly wrote lyric poems which are known for their musicality and which often presented stories of mythology and legend. He became the most popular American poet of his day and also had success overseas. He has been criticized, however, for imitating European styles and writing specifically for the masses. (Summary adapted...

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Three Dialogues between Hylas and Philonous

By: George Berkeley

...Berkeley uses Hylas as his primary contemporary philosophical adversary, John Locke. A Hylas is featured in Greek mythology and the name Hylas is derived from an ancient Greek word for matter which Hylas argues for in the dialogues. Philonous translates as lover of mind. In The First Dialogue, Hylas expresses his disdain for skepticism, ...

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Narcissistic and Psychopathic Leaders

By: Sam Vaknin

...t the truth and admit it even to himself. Moreover, he imposes his personal mythology on his nearest and dearest. Spouse, children, colleagues, fri... ...temporary, as the outcomes of someone else's errors, as part of the future mythology of his rise to power/brilliance/wealth/ideal love, etc. Being ... ...utional religion: priesthood, rites, rituals, temples, worship, catechism, mythology. The leader is this religion's ascetic saint. He monastically ... ...vert to form", etc. When these flimsy attempts to patch a tattered personal mythology fail, the narcissist is injured. Narcissistic injury inevitabl... ...utional religion: priesthood, rites, rituals, temples, worship, catechism, mythology. The leader is this religion's ascetic saint. He monastically ... ...ert to form", etc. When these flimsy attempts to patch a tattered personal mythology fail - the narcissist is injured. Narcissistic injury inevitab... ...tutional religion: priesthood, rites, rituals, temples, worship, catechism, mythology. Hitler was this religion's ascetic saint. He monastically den...

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And Gulliver Returns Book VII : Book 7 Visit to Indus

By: Bob Oconnor

...‘ I want very much to follow Gandhi‘s banner, but you know how it is with mythology and tradition. 20 ―Look at your American insistence... ...us economic and psycho-social realities are more important than religious mythology and theological speculation. ―The United Nations has prop... ...do have sacred cows, part of our respect is because of their place in our mythology, but part is because of our respect for their contributions to ou... ...ward a better economy. But facts have no weight when they run counter to a mythology that is deeply ingrained and forcefully proclaimed. Your America...

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Hypotheses on Ulysses

By: Antonio Mercurio

...s offer twice, with so much conviction. As far as I know, no expert in mythology, Greek or World literature can find someone else who has turned... ...t of the Odyssey was not yet available in the West. In addition, Christian mythology also deeply influenced Dante, which 36 was based on the ideol... ...e leaves only because he is forced to do so (see the Encyclopedia of Greek Mythology). After ten years of war and an uncountable number of casual... ...re with absolute liberty he mixed historical fact with imaginary ideas and mythology, so he could speak to us of his inner vision of life and of his... ...t of immortality that Calypso promises him, when everyone knows that Greek mythology is full of personages that aspire only to become immortal? 1... ...y piece, a truth that no other Greek hero has learned. In all of Greek mythology, which is very vast, there is no other personage that reasons l... ...e great love between Orpheus and Eurydice was passed down to us from Greek mythology, but this relationship did not last long. Death comes and destr...

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Terrorists and Freedom Fighters

By: Sam Vaknin

...n institutional religion: priesthood, rites, rituals, temples, worship, catechism, mythology. Hitler was this religion's ascetic saint. He monastic... ...n institutional religion: priesthood, rites, rituals, temples, worship, catechism, mythology. The leader is this religion's ascetic saint. He monas... ...ill revert to form", etc. When these flimsy attempts to patch a tattered personal mythology fail - the narcissist is injured. Narcissistic injury ...

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The Religious Dimension

By: Donald Broadribb

...of the long, hazardous journey is also very frequent in dreams, as also in mythology and literature, where it is a frequent image for the “journey” of... ...The Dreaming, the central con- cept behind all aspects of tribal life. The mythology of The Dreaming, often called the Dream Time when it is being use... ... myths project collective psychic mate- rial onto matter, whereas European mythology has been a pro- jection into space (Gardner, pp. 11-12). That ana... ... myth tells. There is an abundance of other books which present Aboriginal mythology in a form edited for the interest of non-Aborigines. These do not...

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Cyclopedia of Economics

By: Sam Vaknin

...n institutional religion: priesthood, rites, rituals, temples, worship, catechism, mythology. Hitler was this religion's ascetic saint. He monastic... ... a few states of consciousness linked by memory in a kind of narrative or personal mythology. Can this conjecture be equally applied to unconscious... ...n institutional religion: priesthood, rites, rituals, temples, worship, catechism, mythology. The leader is this religion's ascetic saint. He monas... ...ill revert to form", etc. When these flimsy attempts to patch a tattered personal mythology fail - the narcissist is injured. Narcissistic injury ... ...them as temporary, as the outcomes of someone else's errors, as part of the future mythology of his rise to power/brilliance/wealth/ideal love, etc... ...n institutional religion: priesthood, rites, rituals, temples, worship, catechism, mythology. Hitler was this religion's ascetic saint. He monastic... ...ial rituals traverses games. In this sense, the transition is from game to myth. A mythology is a closed system of thought, which defines the "perm... ...uestions are forbidden because they cannot be answered without resorting to another mythology altogether. Observation is an act, which is the anathe... ...ternative systems of thought and of social organization (the biggest threat to any mythology). When games are transformed to myths, the first act p...

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Cyclopedia of Philosophy

By: Sam Vaknin

...n institutional religion: priesthood, rites, rituals, temples, worship, catechism, mythology. Hitler was this religion's ascetic saint. He monastic... ... a few states of consciousness linked by memory in a kind of narrative or personal mythology. Can this conjecture be equally applied to unconscious... ...n institutional religion: priesthood, rites, rituals, temples, worship, catechism, mythology. The leader is this religion's ascetic saint. He monas... ...ill revert to form", etc. When these flimsy attempts to patch a tattered personal mythology fail - the narcissist is injured. Narcissistic injury ... ...them as temporary, as the outcomes of someone else's errors, as part of the future mythology of his rise to power/brilliance/wealth/ideal love, etc... ...n institutional religion: priesthood, rites, rituals, temples, worship, catechism, mythology. Hitler was this religion's ascetic saint. He monastic... ...ial rituals traverses games. In this sense, the transition is from game to myth. A mythology is a closed system of thought, which defines the "perm... ...uestions are forbidden because they cannot be answered without resorting to another mythology altogether. Observation is an act, which is the anathe... ...ternative systems of thought and of social organization (the biggest threat to any mythology). When games are transformed to myths, the first act p...

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Abuse, Trauma, And Torture, And Their Consequences and Effects

By: Sam Vaknin

...t the truth and admit it even to himself. Moreover, he imposes his personal mythology on his nearest and dearest. Spouse, children, colleagues, fri... ...temporary, as the outcomes of someone else's errors, as part of the future mythology of his rise to power/brilliance/wealth/ideal love, etc. Being ...

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Laws of Destiny Never Disappear : Culture of Thailand in the Postlocal World

By: Matti Sarmela

... ecological winners, the successful human species, and its own religion, a mythology that justifies the new hierarchy and gives the winners the right ... ...as also been in the starry skies, the various strata of the heavens.Astral mythology is also fundamentally shamanistic oral tradition, with the starry... ...al and postlocal technosystems - developmental meritocracy - developmental mythology - developmental miracles - compulsion for novelty - finalization ... ...sense for rice farmers to believe in phii and sorcerers than technological mythology, at least it would be much cheaper.(66 Many of the informants say...

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Information Technology Tales

By: Brad Bradford

... pull it back down to join another line of type. According to back shop mythology, these marvelous machines have ten thousand moving parts! Duri...

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Information Technology Tales

By: Brad Bradford

...n pull it back down to join another line of type. According to back shop mythology, these marvelous machines have ten thousand moving parts! During...

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The Labor Divide

By: Sam Vaknin

...egulations as well as by the prevailing tax regime. As opposed to popular mythology, in almost all countries, options are granted at market price (i...

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Narcissism Book of Quotes

By: Sam Vaknin

...g in their lives. But they are so entrapped, so much part of the narcissist's personal mythology that they cannot cut loose. Manipulated through gu...

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