Human Thought

Some articles on thought, human thought:

Claude Lévi-Strauss - Theories - The Structuralist Approach To Myth
... Lévi-Strauss proposed that universal laws must govern mythical thought and resolve this seeming paradox, producing similar myths in different cultures ... may seem unique, but he proposed it is just one particular instance of a universal law of human thought ... According to Lévi-Strauss, "mythical thought always progresses from the awareness of oppositions toward their resolution" ...

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