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6 edition of The Implied Spider found in the catalog.

The Implied Spider

by Wendy Doniger

  • 385 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Myths & mythology,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Religion: general,
  • Theology,
  • Religion,
  • Sociology,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Mythology,
  • History,
  • Methodology,
  • Body, Mind & Spirit / Mythical Civilizations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9500884M
    ISBN 100231111711
    ISBN 109780231111713

      The Implied Spider The implied spider produces the web from which the shared mythologies of humanity are spun. Here, we examine the webs for truth. Written by Illogical Word Janu Ma While it seems like a very divisive title and book, Hassan actually spends a portion of the book trying to explain how to overcome the. Library Journal Sparkling with erudite and often entertaining intertextual references, The Implied Spider is an impressive web delicately constructed of deft analysis together with a sustained argument about the myth's ability to convey and conjure the theological and the political.

    Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Implied Spider at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5. Get this from a library! The implied spider: politics & theology in myth. [Wendy Doniger] -- "Tapping a wealth of traditions, from the Hebrew Bible to the Bhagavad Gita, Doniger crafts a new lens for examining other cultures, and finding in the world's myths - its sacred storiesa way to talk.

      wannesu oneness Book Archive > Methodology > The Implied Spider by Wendy Doniger. Rated of 5 – based on 25 votes Post navigation. Previous Post: Investing in Mortgage-Backed and Asset-Backed Securities, + by Glenn M. Schultz/5(25). The Implied Spider wrestles with the problems of carrying out the kind of study represented by Splitting the Difference-a cross-cultural comparison of different stories from different areas of the world, different tribes, different languages. -- Margaret Anne Doody London Review of Books This is a racy, enjoyable book 5/5(4).


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A book that is particularly worthy of the attention of readers in religious studies beyond the history of religions. Since it is Wendy Doniger's most methodological book, The Implied Spider is important, not for its analysis of myths, but for the arguments that it makes in support of the comparative study of by:   In this book, Doniger helps expand the arena of meaning we live in, leaping, in her words, "from myth to myth as if they were stepping stones over the gulf that seems to separate cultures." She enables us to see, at last, the "implied spider" that weaves the web of meaning that sustains all human cultures-the fabric of our shared   A book that is particularly worthy of the attention of readers in religious studies beyond the history of religions.

Since it is Wendy Doniger's most methodological book, The Implied Spider is important, not for its analysis of myths, but for the arguments that. A book The Implied Spider book is particularly worthy of the attention of readers in religious studies beyond the history of religions.

Since it is Doniger's most methodological book, The Implied Spider is important, not for its analysis of myths, but for the arguments that it makes in support of the comparative study of myths.

Since it is Wendy Doniger's most methodological book. The Implied Spider is important, not fur its analysis of myths, but for the arguments that it makes in support of the comparative study of myths.'Religious Studies Review"By analyzing the political, theological, and psychological structures of the sacred stories of various cultures through time, from the Hebrew Bible to Star Trek.

In this book, Doniger helps expand the arena of meaning we live in, leaping, in her words, "from myth to myth as if they were stepping stones over the gulf that seems to separate cultures." She.

The Implied Spider: Politics and Theology in Myth - Wendy Doniger - Google Books Wendy Doniger's foundational study is both modern in its engagement with a diverse range of religions and.

Book details: the implied spider - columbia Wendy Doniger is Mircea Eliade Distinguished Service Professor of the History The Implied Spider wrestles with the problems of carrying out the kind of study/5(). To summarize her book on the subject, which my fellow students of religious studies at the time found rather circular, the implied spider exists across every culture throughout history and puts out the web based on shared human experiences, emotions, interactions, etc., only to be gathered into mythologies that form the basis for religions throughout history.

The Very Hungry Spider (Sillywood Tales) - An animated children's story book. - Duration: ebadamsviews. The Very Busy Spider - Animated Children's Book. - Duration: Animated. A book that is particularly worthy of the attention of readers in religious studies beyond the history of religions.

Since it is Doniger's most methodological book, The Implied Spider is important, not for its analysis of myths, but for the arguments that it makes in support of the comparative study of : Columbia University Press.

The implied spider produces the web from which the shared mythologies of humanity are spun. Here, we examine the webs for truth. Morals Without the Garden of Good and Evil. If books and movies are to be believed, evil times, whether those evils are personal or affect the whole world, are perfect situations for people to either lose.

A book that is particularly worthy of the attention of readers in religious studies beyond the history of religions. Since it is Wendy Doniger's most methodological book, The Implied Spider is important, not for its analysis of myths, but for the arguments that it makes in support of the comparative study of myths/5(7).

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-- Margaret Anne Doody London Review of Books This is a racy, enjoyable book /5(84). The Implied Spider wrestles with the problems of carrying out the kind of study represented by Splitting the Difference-a cross-cultural comparison of different stories from different areas of the world, different tribes, different languages.

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The concept of the implied spider draws on Wayne Booth's concept of the "implied author"; we must believe that the spider, the experience behind the myth, exists, though we can only discern its existence through its creations: the webs, the myths that humans weave (61).

(Theologians use this argument to prove the existence of God). In The Implied Spider, Wendy Doniger takes up the challenge of defending the project of comparative mythology. Doniger, the Mircea Eliade Distinguished Service Professor of the History of Religions and a member of the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago, has written extensively on Hinduism and mythology and has translated a number of important Hindu texts.

The Implied Spider wrestles with the problems of carrying out the kind of study represented by Splitting the Difference-a cross-cultural comparison of different stories from different areas of the world, different tribes, different languages.

-- Margaret Anne Doody London Review of 5/5(4). In this book, Doniger helps expand the arena of meaning we live in, leaping, in her words, "from myth to myth as if they were stepping stones over the gulf that seems to separate cultures." She enables us to see, at last, the "implied spider" that weaves the web of meaning that sustains all human cultures-the fabric of our shared humanity.

The Implied Spider The implied spider produces the web from which the shared mythologies of humanity are spun. Here, we examine the webs for truth.

My conclusion as a lapsed-Wiccan (at the time) and avid fantasy book reader (again, at the time) was that the economy did not, in fact, exist, and operated under the same rules as magic.

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