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The Resource Classical mythology, Professor Elizabeth Vandiver, Whitman College, (videorecording)

Classical mythology, Professor Elizabeth Vandiver, Whitman College, (videorecording)

Label
Classical mythology
Title
Classical mythology
Statement of responsibility
Professor Elizabeth Vandiver, Whitman College
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this set of 24 lectures, Professor Elizabeth Vandiver, University of Maryland, introduces the student to the primary characters and most important stories of classical Greek and Roman mythology. She also surveys some of the leading theoretical approaches to understanding myth in general and classical myth in particular
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
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1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vandiver, Elizabeth
Dewey number
292.08
LC call number
BL782
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PerformerNote
Instructor: Elizabeth Vandiver, University of Maryland
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Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
Great courses
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Mythology, Classical
Technique
live action
Label
Classical mythology, Professor Elizabeth Vandiver, Whitman College, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
24 lectures on 4 discs
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (160 pages ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. lecture 1: Introduction ; lecture 2: What is myth? ; lecture 3: Why is myth? ; lecture 4: "First was Chaos" ; lecture 5: The reign of the Olympians ; lecture 7: Demeter, Persephone, and the conquest of death ; lecture 8: The Eleusinian Mysteries and the afterlife ; lecture 9: Apollo and Artemis ; lecture 10: Hermes and Dionysos ; lecture 11: Laughter-loving Aphrodite ; lecture 12: Culture, pre-history, and the "Great Goddess" -- pt. 2. lecture 13: Humans, heroes, and half-gods ; lecture 14: Theseus and the "test-and-quest" myth ; lecture 15: From myth to history and back again ; lecture 16: The greatest hero of all ; lecture 17: The Trojan War ; lecture 18: The terrible House of Atreus ; lecture 19: Blood vengeance, justice, and the Furies ; lecture 20: The tragedies of King Oedipus ; lecture 21: Monstrous females and female monsters ; lecture 22: Roman founders, Roman fables ; lecture 23: "Gods are useful" ; lecture 24: From Ovid to the stars
Control code
sky230119453
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Isbn
9791565855686
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 01/18
Other control number
9791565855686
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 243
  • 241--242
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Classical mythology, Professor Elizabeth Vandiver, Whitman College, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
24 lectures on 4 discs
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (160 pages ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. lecture 1: Introduction ; lecture 2: What is myth? ; lecture 3: Why is myth? ; lecture 4: "First was Chaos" ; lecture 5: The reign of the Olympians ; lecture 7: Demeter, Persephone, and the conquest of death ; lecture 8: The Eleusinian Mysteries and the afterlife ; lecture 9: Apollo and Artemis ; lecture 10: Hermes and Dionysos ; lecture 11: Laughter-loving Aphrodite ; lecture 12: Culture, pre-history, and the "Great Goddess" -- pt. 2. lecture 13: Humans, heroes, and half-gods ; lecture 14: Theseus and the "test-and-quest" myth ; lecture 15: From myth to history and back again ; lecture 16: The greatest hero of all ; lecture 17: The Trojan War ; lecture 18: The terrible House of Atreus ; lecture 19: Blood vengeance, justice, and the Furies ; lecture 20: The tragedies of King Oedipus ; lecture 21: Monstrous females and female monsters ; lecture 22: Roman founders, Roman fables ; lecture 23: "Gods are useful" ; lecture 24: From Ovid to the stars
Control code
sky230119453
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Isbn
9791565855686
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
kp 01/18
Other control number
9791565855686
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 243
  • 241--242
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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