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Greek mysteries : the Archaeology and Ritual of Ancient Greek Secret Cults

Author: Michael B Cosmopoulos
Publisher: London ; New-York : Routledge, cop. 2003.
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Religion in ancient Greece had a strong public character and within this public religion, there were special cults - 'mysteries'. This welcome volume showcases new research on the archaeology, ritual  Read more...

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Genre/Form: études diverses
[études diverses]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael B Cosmopoulos
ISBN: 0415248736 9780415248730 0415248728 9780415248723
OCLC Number: 490967767
Notes: Autre tirage : 2004.
Description: 1 vol. (XV-272 p.) : ill., cartes, plans, couv. ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: Mycenaean religion at Eleusis: the architecture and stratigraphy of Megaron B / Michaell B. Cosmopoulos --
Festival and mysteries: aspects of the Eleusinian cult / Christiane Sourvinou-Inwood --
Stages of initiation in the Eleusinian and Samothracian mysteries / Kevin Clinton --
"In the sanctuary of the Samothracian gods": myth, politics, and mystery cult at Ilion / Mark L. Lawall --
Evolutions of a mystery cult: the Theban Kabiroi / Albert Schachter --
Mystery cults in Arcadia / Madeleine Jost --
Trophonius of Lebadea: mystery aspects of an oracular cult in Boeotia / Pierre Bonnechere --
Landscapes of Dionysos and Elysian Fields / Susan G. Cole --
Orphic mysteries and Dionysiac ritual / Noel Robertson --
Lesser mysteries, not less mysterious / Fritz Graf -Concluding remarks / Michael B. Cosmopoulos.
Other Titles: Mycenaean religion at Eleusis: the architecture and stratigraphy of Megaron B / Michaell B. Cosmopoulos -- Festival and mysteries: aspects of the Eleusinian cult / Christiane Sourvinou-Inwood -- Stages of initiation in the Eleusinian and Samothracian mysteries / Kevin Clinton -- "In the sanctuary of the Samothracian gods": myth, politics, and mystery cult at Ilion / Mark L. Lawall -- Evolutions of a mystery cult: the Theban Kabiroi / Albert Schachter -- Mystery cults in Arcadia / Madeleine Jost -- Trophonius of Lebadea: mystery aspects of an oracular cult in Boeotia / Pierre Bonnechere -- Landscapes of Dionysos and Elysian Fields / Susan G. Cole -- Orphic mysteries and Dionysiac ritual / Noel Robertson -- Lesser mysteries, not less mysterious / Fritz Graf -Concluding remarks / Michael B. Cosmopoulos.
Responsibility: [edited by] Michael B. Cosmopoulos.

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'Its success lies in putting together a series of extremely interesting essays which represent the best introduction to their topic currently available.' - Antiquity

 
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