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Oxford readings in Greek religion

Author: Richard Buxton
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Buxton
ISBN: 9780198721901 0198721900
OCLC Number: 934425655
Description: IX, 372 p. : il. ; 22 cm
Contents: Religion in society: What is polis religion? / Christiane Sourvinou-Inwood. --
Further aspects of polis religion / Christiane Sourvinou-Inwood. Tribes, festivals, and processions: civic ceremonial and political manipulation in archaic Greece. / W.R. Connor. Greek states and Greek oracles / Robert Parker. --
From Oedipus to Periander: lameness, tyranny, incest in legend and history / J.-P. Vernant. --
II. Archaeology of the sacred: Demeter in the ancient Greek city and its countryside /rSusan Guettel Cole. --
Greek sanctuaries as places of refuge / Ulrich Sinn. The archaeology of the hero / Anthony Snodgrass. --
Votives and votaries in Greek sanctuaries / Folkert Van Straten. --
III. Myths and rituals: Jason, Hypsipyle, and new fire at Lemnos: a study in myth and ritual / Walter Burkert. --
The Locrian maidens / Fritz Graf. --
Scapegoat rituals in ancient Greece / Jan N. Bremmer. --
Women and sacrifice in classical Greece / Robin Osborne. --
IV. Boundary disputes: Greek magic, Greek religion / Robert L. Fowler. --
Misconceptualizing classical mythology / C. Robert Phillips.
Responsibility: edited by Richard Buxton.


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