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  mythology - Article and Reference from OnPedia.com
Likewise, most myths involve a supernatural force or deity, but many simple legends and narratives passed down orally from generation to generation have mythic content.
The Brothers Grimm demonstrated that there is mythic content embedded even in the least promising fairy tales.
One can speak of a Jewish mythology, a Christian mythology, or an Islamic mythology, in which one describes the mythic elements within these faiths without speaking to the veracity of the faith's tenets or claims about its history.
www.onpedia.com /encyclopedia/mythology   (988 words)

  
 Learn about Mythology. Complete listing of Mythology. Mythology in Smartpedia Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
deity, but many simple legends and narratives passed down orally from generation to generation have mythic content.
The Brothers Grimm demonstrated that there is mythic content embedded even in the least promising
Godchecker (http://www.godchecker.com) Easy-to-use searchable encyclopedia of gods and goddesses from around the world; currently has over 1,600 gods listed, including many obscure deities.
www.smartpedia.com /Mythology-sb.html   (972 words)

  
 iqexpand.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
There are of course also national myths which are quite obviously untrue, lack any sort of historical legitimacy, and exist only for the most shallow purposes of state-sponsored propaganda.
This is common in totalitarian dictatorships in which the leader is given a mythical supernatural life history in order to make himself seem god-like and "above" mere mortals (see also cult of personality).
Mythical place Mythologies, a book by Roland Barthes National myth Religion Urban legend Mythological and...
national_myth.iqexpand.com   (683 words)

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