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Author Kołakowski, Leszek.
Title Obecność mitu. English
The presence of myth / Leszek Kolakowski ; translated by Adam Czerniawski.
Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1989.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  B4691.K5863 O3413 1989    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  B4691.K5863 O3413 1989    AVAILABLE  
Author Kołakowski, Leszek.
Subject Myth.
Culture.
Human beings.
Description xii, 138 p. ; 23 cm.
Note "First published in France in 1972 as Obecnosc mitu (Issue 224 in the Biblioteka Kultury) by the Institut Litteraire, Paris"--T.p. verso.
Includes index.
ISBN 0226450414 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 18949779
Table of Contents
 Preface to the English Edition 
 Preface 
1Preliminary Distinctions1
2Myth within the Epistemological Inquiry9
3Myth in the Realm of Values19
4Myth in Logic34
5The Mythical Sense of Love44
6Myth, Existence, Freedom51
7Myth and the Contingency of Nature61
8The Phenomenon of the World's Indifference69
9Myth in the Culture of Analgesics83
10The Permanence and Fragility of Myth110
11Conclusion130
 Index of Names137