By Harold Scheub
Scheub delves into the significance of trickster mythologies and the transferring relationships among tricksters and heroes. He examines protagonists that determine centrally in a variety of oral narrative traditions, displaying that the genuine hero is often to some degree a trickster in addition. The trickster and hero, Scheub contends, are on the center of storytelling, and all of the probabilities of existence are there: we're taken aside and rebuilt, dismembered and reborn, defeated and renewed.
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Trickster and Hero: Two Characters in the Oral and Written Traditions of the World by Harold Scheub