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Humanitarian sciences in Siberia

2007 year, number

The Spiritual Values Reference Points of the Heroic Epos of the Siberian Peoples

Kuzmina E.N.
Pages: 92-93


The paper attempts to apply the methods originally employed in psychology, philisophy, and cultural studies to studying epos. The value system reconstructed on the basis of the analysis of the Siberian peoples epos is described. Having compared the specimens of epos of various peoples (Altaic, Buryat, Khakas, Shor, Yakut ) the author concludes that the loci communes