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Black power and the American myth

C. T. Vivian

Black power and the American myth

by C. T. Vivian

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Published by Fortress Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Civil rights.,
    • United States -- Race relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] C. T. Vivian.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE185.61 .V73
      The Physical Object
      Pagination136 p.
      Number of Pages136
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4911710M
      LC Control Number76101424

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      The Power of Myth is a sort of campfire dialogue between Campbell and writer/journalist Bill Moyers, covering the stories and symbols of civilization. Filmed for a television series at George Lucas' Skywalker ranch, the series caught the American public's imagination, and the book became a bestseller. Native American Bear Mythology Bears figure prominently in the mythology of nearly every Native American tribe. In most Native cultures, Bear is considered a medicine being with impressive magical powers, and plays a major role in many religious ceremonies.

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