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Miscellaneous ancient and medieval writings and later encyclopedias also
preserve fragments of myth. THE CREATION OF HUMANKIND BY WOMAN GUA
THE PAN GU creation myth relates one of th ree versions of the myth of the
Korean myths are of two types: foundation myths about the people and state, and
creation myths about the origin of the world. Because the foundation myths are so
ancient, most of them are known only from ancient Korean or Chinese records ...
SOCIAL MYTHS - CREATION STORIES THROUGHOUT OCEANIA, MYTHS were
used to instil social values such as family obligations, the rights of the first-born,
respect for \ the sacred, condemnation of incest and, in ratified soci- )bedience ...
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This is an old book (1970s) I inherited from my father. It's rather intense so I only refer to it when one of my 'newer' books can't answer one of my questions. My favourite sections would be the one ... Read full review
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