Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016

PHIL 4305 Myth, Magic and Psychoanalysis

Prerequisite: PHIL 2010. This course will investigate the meanings and origins of myth and magic from a couple of different perspectives. It will be concerned mainly with the historical and psychological origins of mythical and magical entities and practices, their efficacies and social and religious functions, as well as their impacts on the psychological development of individual personalities.