Search for books, people and lists
Read This Twice
HomePeopleBooksSign In

The Hero with a Thousand Faces

Joseph Campbell

Since its release in 1949, The Hero with a Thousand Faces has influenced millions of readers by combining the insights of modern psychology with Joseph Campbells revolutionary understanding of comparative mythology. In these pages, Campbell outlines the Heros Journey, a universal motif of adventure and transformation that runs through virtually all...
Publish Date
2008
July 27
First Published in 1949
Goodreads rating
4.18
ISBN
8601404236419
Recommendations
6
Recommendations
A little bit dense, but it’s so rich, it’s a good one.      source
Joseph Campbell was the first person to really open my eyes to the compassionate side of life, or of thought.      source
I'm totally part of his cult. Because I believe in that hero’s journey.      source
Meticulous reading and re-reading of key philosophy books Some: Upanishads World as Will and Representation Hero With a Thousand Faces Freedom from the Known Sleeping, Dreaming, and Dying No death, No Fear Living Life Backwards Tao Te Ching Metaphysics (Aristotle)      source
Dec 16, 2016
Top 5 Must Read #Business Books of All Time #startup #mindset      source
The book I’ve given most as a gift.      source