mythicism


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mythicism

(ˈmɪθɪˌsɪzəm)
n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) the practice of changing a historical character into a mythical character

mythicism

the attribution of supernatural events to mythological causes.
See also: Mythology
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Some mythicists suggest that scholarly opposition to mythicism is motivated by faith or unexamined Christian assumptions, but the work of mainstream historical scholars has been more profoundly unsettling to what I once believed about Jesus than anything mythicists have come up with.
And so, despite its infuriating degree of exposition, distracting 3D screen flare and diluted mythicism, 300-2 is outlandishly entertaining in a superficial way with rarely a dull moment on screen.
However, with her sights lowered at Redcar last time she showed masses of improvement, finishing a neck second to Mythicism.
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One can argue that if for George the attraction of Willow Springs lies more in its mythicism than its reality as "home," then in some respects, for Cocoa, the island is more desirable as memory than as living space.