Research and Development

Narrative and Generalization


Primitive Culture: Researches into the Development of Mythology, Philosophy, Religion, Art, and Custom by Edward B. Tylor, An Introduction to the Science of Comparative Mythology and Folklore by George W. Cox, The Golden Bough: A Study in Comparative Religion by James G. Frazer, Morphology of the Folktale by Vladimir Propp, The Archetypes and the Collective Unconscious by Carl G. Jung, Archetypal Patterns in Poetry: Psychological Studies of Imagination by Maud Bodkin, The Archetypes of Literature by Northrop Frye, The Structural Study of Myth by Claude Lévi-Strauss, Motif-index of Folk-literature: A Classification of Narrative Elements in Folktales, Ballads, Myths, Fables, Mediaeval Romances, Exempla, Fabliaux, Jest-books and Local Legends by Stith Thompson, The Thirty-six Dramatic Situations by Georges Polti, The Basic Patterns of Plot by William F. Harris, The Seven Basic Plots: Why We Tell Stories by Christopher Booker, 20 Master Plots: And How to Build Them by Ronald B. Tobias, The Hero: A Study in Tradition by Fitzroy R. Somerset and The Hero with a Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell.