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Ancient religions

Author: Sarah Iles Johnston
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Religious beliefs and practices, which permeated all aspects of life in antiquity, traveled well-worn routes throughout the Mediterranean. This collection of essays, drawn from the groundbreaking  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Ancient religions.
Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2007
(DLC) 2007016512
(OCoLC)123767062
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Iles Johnston
ISBN: 9780674039186 0674039181
OCLC Number: 432671537
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 266 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Encountering ancient religions. What is ancient Mediterranean religion? / Fritz Graf --
Monotheism and polytheism / Jan Assmann --
Ritual / Jan Bremmer --
Myth / Fritz Graf --
Cosmology: time and history / John J. Collins --
Pollution, sin, atonement, salvation / Harold W. Attridge --
Law and ethics / Eckart Otto --
Mysteries / Sarah Iles Johnston --
Religions in contact / John Scheid --
Writing and religion / Mary Beard --
Magic / Sarah Iles Johnston. Histories. Egypt / Jan Assmann and David Frankfurter --
Mesopotamia / Paul-Alain Beaulieu --
Syria and Canaan / David P. Wright --
Israel / John J. Collins --
Anatolia: Hittites / David P. Wright --
Iran / William Malandra and Michael Stausberg --
Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations / Nanno Marinatos --
Greece / Jon Mikalson --
Etruria / Olivier de Cazanove --
Rome / John North --
Early Christianity / Harold W. Attridge --
Epilogue / Bruce Lincoln.
Responsibility: Sarah Iles Johnston, general editor.

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