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ERIC Number: EJ640756
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0889-3675
Warrior Mothers as Heroines and Other Healing Imagery in the Finnish National Epic of "Kalevala."
Hiltunen, Sirkku M. Sky
Journal of Poetry Therapy, v15 n1 p3-18 Fall 2001
Examines mother imagery from the Finnish mythological epic "Kalevala," and describes how they offer healing imagery for understanding and acceptance of one's own mother and subsequently one's self. Offers background to the "Kalevala" itself, its language and to warriors, shamans, and sages in general. Examines seven mother metaphors found in the "Kalevala." (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - General
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Finland