Mythological roots of political ideology

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In the article are found out a place and a role of a political myth in a modern political reality. The author analyzes mutual relations of political ideology, a political myth and archaic mythology, reconstructs the basic lines of a modern political myth. In the conclusion the question of an archetype of the hero as a basis for construction modern political leaders public images is considered.

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O N Strelnik

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Ontology and theory of cognition Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences


Copyright (c) 2014 Strelnik O.N.

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