Joseph Campbell

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Most Influential Person

American mythologist, writer and lecturer

Why Is Joseph Campbell Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Joseph John Campbell was an American writer. He was a professor of literature at Sarah Lawrence College who worked in comparative mythology and comparative religion. His work covers many aspects of the human experience. Campbell's best-known work is his book The Hero with a Thousand Faces , in which he discusses his theory of the journey of the archetypal hero shared by world mythologies, termed the monomyth.

Joseph Campbell's Published Works

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What Are Joseph Campbell's Academic Contributions?

Joseph Campbell is most known for their academic work in the field of history. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of literature, communications, and anthropology.

Joseph Campbell has made the following academic contributions:

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