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The Resource Classical mythology, Elizabeth Vandiver, (sound recording)

Classical mythology, Elizabeth Vandiver, (sound recording)

Label
Classical mythology
Title
Classical mythology
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Vandiver
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An introductory course on Greek and Roman mythology. Surveys some of the leading theoretical approaches to understanding myth in general and classical myth in particular
Member of
Cataloging source
LPU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vandiver, Elizabeth
Dewey number
292
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer, Elizabeth Vandiver
Series statement
The great courses. Literature & language. Western literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology, Classical
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Mythology, Roman
  • Mythology, Classical
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Mythology, Roman
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Classical mythology, Elizabeth Vandiver, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Course no. 243"--Disc label
  • 24 lectures on 12 discs: lectures 1-12 on discs 1-6 ; lectures 13-24 on discs 7-12
  • Compact discs
  • Accompanying bonus disc is a CD-ROM containing the course workbook (PDF)
  • In one container
  • "Course no. 243."
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM.
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • computer program
Content type code
  • spw
  • cop
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1. lecture 1. Introduction. ; lecture 2. What is myth? -- disc 2. lecture 3. Why is myth? lecture 4. First was chaos -- disc 3. lecture 5. The reign of the Olympians ; lecture 6. Immortals and mortals -- disc 4. lecture 7. Demeter, Persephone, and the conquest of death ; lecture 8. The Eleusinian mysteries and the afterlife -- disc 5. lecture 9. Apollo and Artemis ; lecture 10. Hermes and Dionysos -- disc 6. lecture 11. Laughter-loving Aphrodite ; lecture 12. Culture, prehistory, and the "great goddess" ---
  • disc 7. lecture 13. Humans, heroes, and half-gods ; lecture 14. Theseus and the "test-and quest" myth -- disc 8. lecture 15. From myth to history and back again ; lecture 16. The greatest hero of all -- disc 9. lecture 17. The Trojan war ; lecture 18. The terrible house of Atreus -- disc 10. lecture 19. Blood vengeance, justice and the Furies ; lecture 20. The tragedies of King Oedipus -- disc 11. lecture 21. Monstrous females and female monsters ; lecture 22. Roman founders, Roman fables -- disc 12. lecture 23. Gods are useful ; lecture 24. From Ovid to the stars
Control code
ocn904440425
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
12 sound discs (approx. 720 min.) : digital
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490657790
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Publisher number
  • PC243A
  • GC0157
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)904440425
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Classical mythology, Elizabeth Vandiver, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • "Course no. 243"--Disc label
  • 24 lectures on 12 discs: lectures 1-12 on discs 1-6 ; lectures 13-24 on discs 7-12
  • Compact discs
  • Accompanying bonus disc is a CD-ROM containing the course workbook (PDF)
  • In one container
  • "Course no. 243."
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM.
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • computer program
Content type code
  • spw
  • cop
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • disc 1. lecture 1. Introduction. ; lecture 2. What is myth? -- disc 2. lecture 3. Why is myth? lecture 4. First was chaos -- disc 3. lecture 5. The reign of the Olympians ; lecture 6. Immortals and mortals -- disc 4. lecture 7. Demeter, Persephone, and the conquest of death ; lecture 8. The Eleusinian mysteries and the afterlife -- disc 5. lecture 9. Apollo and Artemis ; lecture 10. Hermes and Dionysos -- disc 6. lecture 11. Laughter-loving Aphrodite ; lecture 12. Culture, prehistory, and the "great goddess" ---
  • disc 7. lecture 13. Humans, heroes, and half-gods ; lecture 14. Theseus and the "test-and quest" myth -- disc 8. lecture 15. From myth to history and back again ; lecture 16. The greatest hero of all -- disc 9. lecture 17. The Trojan war ; lecture 18. The terrible house of Atreus -- disc 10. lecture 19. Blood vengeance, justice and the Furies ; lecture 20. The tragedies of King Oedipus -- disc 11. lecture 21. Monstrous females and female monsters ; lecture 22. Roman founders, Roman fables -- disc 12. lecture 23. Gods are useful ; lecture 24. From Ovid to the stars
Control code
ocn904440425
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
12 sound discs (approx. 720 min.) : digital
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781490657790
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Publisher number
  • PC243A
  • GC0157
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)904440425
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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