mythical trickster figures

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A book tells us about the archetype of Trickster - one of the most popular figure in the world.

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    INTRODUCING THE FASCINATING AND PERPLEXING TRICKSTER FIGURE HISTORICAL OVERVIEW OF THEORETICAL ISSUES: THE PROBLEM OF THE TRICKSTERMAPPING THE CHARACTERISTICS OF MYTHIC TRICKSTERS: A HEURISTIC GUIDEA LIFETIME OF TROUBLE-MAKING: HERMES AS TRICKSTER

    THE MYTH OF THE TRICKSTER: THE NECESSARY BREAKER OF TABOOSTHE SHAMAN AND THE TRICKSTERTHE EXCEPTION WHO PROVES THE RULES: ANANSE THE AKAN TRICKSTERWEST AFRICAN TRICKSTERS: WEB OF PURPOSE, DANCE OF DELIGHTA JAPANESE MYTHIC TRICKSTER FIGURE: SUSA-NO-0SAINT PETER: APOSTLE TRANSFIGURED INTO TRICKSTERTHE MORAL IMAGINATION OF THE ICAGURU: SOME THOUGHTS ON TRICKSTERS, TRANSLATION AND COMPARATIVE ANALYSISINHABITING THE SPACE BETWEEN DISCOURSE ANDSTORY IN TRICKSTER NARRATIVESINCONCLUSIVE CONCLUSIONS: TRICKSTERS, METAPLAYERS AND REVEALERSNotesBibliographyContributorsIndex