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- Myths and symbols in pagan Europe : early Scandinavian and Celtic religions
- Hilda Ellis Davidson
- Myths and symbols in pagan Europe: Early Scandinavian and Celtic religions
Myths and symbols in pagan Europe : early Scandinavian and Celtic religions
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She was a scholar at the University of Cambridge and The Folklore Society , and specialized in the study of Celtic and Germanic religion and folklore. She specialized in the interdisciplinary study of Celtic , Anglo-Saxon and Old Norse religion and folklore, on which she was the author of numerous influential works. Davidson was a prominent member of The Folklore Society, and played an active role in the growth of folklore studies as a scientific discipline. Throughout her career, Davidson tutored a significant number of aspiring scholars in her fields of study, and was particularly interested in encouraging gifted women to pursue scholarly careers. Davidson began her academic career as an assistant lecturer in English at Royal Holloway, University of London — This was a pioneering approach, as the study of Old English and Old Norse in British academia at the time was strictly concerned with literary and linguistic concerns. Davidson's utilization of an interdisciplinary approach to the study of Old Norse religion was to become a strong characteristic of her research.
Hilda Ellis Davidson
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She received her Ph. She was President of the Folklore Society from to , and General Editor of the nineteen Mistletoe Books published between and She is married, with two children and ten grandchildren, and lives in Cambridge. She continues to work on the pre-Christian religion and folklore of north-western Europe. Ellis Davidson, All rights reserved Printed in England by Clays Ltd, St lves pic Set in Linotype Granjon Except in the United States of America, this book is sold subject to the condition that it shall not, by way of trade or otherwise, be lent, re-sold, hired out, or otherwise circulated without the publisher' s prior consent in any form of binding or cover other than that in which it is published and without a similar condition including this condition being imposed on the subsequent purchaser Contents.
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During and after the Middle Ages , the term paganism was applied to any non-Christian religion , and the term presumed a belief in false god s. The origin of the application of the term pagan to polytheism is debated.