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HUM 2310 (Wilson): Archetypes

Creation Myths

Flood Myths

Searching for Archetypes

This page contains some general starting points for archetypes.

For additional resources be sure to search the reference databases and in-depth research sections listed on the first page.

Use specific examples (which you will find in the general entries on this page) such as Medea, Osiris, or Demeter for the best results.

 

Great Goddess

Femme Fatale

Books on film noir usually deal with the femme fatale in modern film; these can searched in the library catalog.

Nurturer

Supreme Being

Rising and Dying God

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