A psychological examination of ancient myths and archetypes reflecting a parapatriarchal culture, out of which evolved the ancient epic hero, Gilgamesh. Gilgamesh's journey serves as a model for analysis of his world, and a key to understanding the capacity for change required to make the transition from an old worldview to a new one.
Danacode:   110-20035 ISBN:  965-226-234-X Language:   Hebrew Pages:   200 Weight:   370 gr Dimensions:  15X22 cm Publication Date:   01/2002 Publisher:   Bar-Ilan University Press
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