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The Earth is Full of Gods John Flynn

The Earth is Full of Gods

John Flynn

Published December 21st 2012
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148 pages
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This is an edited version of a doctoral thesis in Sociology (Myths and Metaphors in Western Thought - a Sociological Interpretation) that saw the writer conferred with a Ph.D. by the National University of Ireland on 9/11. It examines the role ofMoreThis is an edited version of a doctoral thesis in Sociology (Myths and Metaphors in Western Thought - a Sociological Interpretation) that saw the writer conferred with a Ph.D. by the National University of Ireland on 9/11. It examines the role of myths, seen as sacred tales, in the Western intellectual heritage, with special concentration on Isaac Newton, Adam Smith, Charles Darwin, Karl Marx, Sigmund Freud and Albert Einstein. Its a scholarly work that should also be accessible to the educated general reader. The books title is a quote from the Greek Pre-Socratic philosopher Thales.