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Unformatted text preview: -Animals, mystical beings with human qualities, young humans are usually the characters involved. -They are set “once upon a time.” -Folktale Type v. Motif o Folktale type = Basic plot of folktale. Example: Cinderella Type. Hero Quest. o Folktale Motif: Abused youngest sister of three. Specific smaller element in folktale. Magic carpet. -Psyche and Cupid Monday September 12, 2011 Characteristics of Greek Myth -It is polytheistic belief in many Gods. -Pantheon Group of Gods. -Anthropomorphic Gods take on human like qualities. o Human forms. o Shape shift into animals or objects....
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course CLASSICS 224 taught by Professor Kitchel during the Fall '09 term at UMass (Amherst).
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