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ERIC Number: ED065872
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
Pages: 29
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Man's Search: English, Mythology. 5112.22.
Gundersheimer, Lenore C.
A course which is an exploration of man's eternal search to understand himself and his world through the study of the mythology of the world is presented. Performance objectives include: (1) Students will recognize the content of the myths studied; (2) Students will identify the specific characteristics of the civilization studied; (3) Students will identify the basic questions man asks about his identity and seeks to answer through myth; and (4) Students will compare the search for identity of the ancient man of any civilization studied to that of contemporary man. Course content includes five ancient civilizations; each is studied along with at least two of its important myths. The myths all relate to each other and also relate to the specific theme of man's search. Civilizations studied include: Greek and Roman, Norse, Egyptian, Sumerian, and Medieval. (CK)
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Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.