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The Masks of God
Volume 4: Creative Mythology
by Joseph Campbell

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Table of Contents

PART ONE: THE ANCIENT VINE

Chapter 1. Experience and Authority

I. Creative Symbolization

II. Where Words Turn Back

III. The Trackless Way

IV. Mountain Immortals

Chapter 2. The World Transformed

I. The Way of Noble Love

II. The Devil's Door

III. Heloise

IV. The Crystalline Bed

V. Aesthestic Arrest

VI. The Potion

Chapter 3. The Word Behind Words

I. Symbolic Speech

II. The Classical Heritage

III. The Celto-Germanic Heritage

IV. The Legacy of Islam

V. The Gnostics

PART TWO: THE WASTE LAND

Chapter 4. The Love-Death

I. Eros, Agape and Amor

II. The Noble Heart

III. Anamorphosis

IV. The Music of the Land below Waves

V. Moon Bull and Sun Steed

VI. The Legend of the Fair Isolt

Chapter 5. Phoenix Fire

I. O Truly Blessed Night

II. The Left-Hand Way

III. Puer Aeternus

IV. Chaos

Chapter 6. The Balance

I. Honor against Love

II. The Individual and the State

III. Erotic Irony

IV. Identity and Relationship

V. Beauty Way

VI. The Altar and the Pulpit

VII. Democracy and the Terror

VIII. The Amfortas Wound

PART THREE: THE WAY AND THE LIFE

Chapter 7. The Crucified

I. The Turning Wheel of Terror-Joy

II. The Maimed Fisher King

III. The Quest beyond Meaning

Chapter 8. The Paraclete

I. The Son of the Widow

II. First Intermezzo: The Restitution of Symbols

III. The Ladies' Knight

IV. Illuminations

V. Second Intermezzo: The Secularization of Myth

VI. The Castle of Marvels

VII. Third Intermezzo: Mythogenesis

VIII. The Crowning of the King

IX. Envoy: To Each His Own

PART FOUR: NEW WINE

Chapter 9. The Death of “God”

I. The Crime of Galileo

II. The New Reality

III. Names and Forms

IV. The New Universe

V. The Knight of the Rueful Countenance

VI. Toward New Mythologies

Chapter 10. The Earthly Paradise

I. All the Gods within You

II. Symbolization


Contents (C) 2006 James Baquet
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