Myths and Consequences

  title={Myths and Consequences},
  author={Michael Witzel},
  pages={1868 - 1869}
  • M. Witzel
  • Published 28 September 2007
  • Sociology
  • Science
Aryan Idols. Indo-European Mythology as Ideology and Science. By Stefan Arvidsson. Translated from the Swedish () by Sonia Wichmann. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2006. 366 pp. $55, £35. ISBN 9780226028606. Examining two centuries of scholarship on Indo-European religion and mythology, Arvidsson explores the effects of the idea of an ancient, unified lineage.