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Tears in the Graeco-Roman World

Thorsten Fögen - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 491 pages
This volume presents a wide range of contributions that analyse the cultural, sociological and communicative significance of tears and crying in Graeco-Roman antiquity. The ...
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Piracy in the Graeco-Roman World

Philip de Souza - History - 2002 - 276 pages
An historical study of piracy in the ancient Greek and Roman world.
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Holiness: Rabbinic Judaism and the Graeco-Roman World

Hannah K. Harrington - Religion - 2001 - 242 pages
In this in-depth exploration of holiness in the context of rabbinic Judaism, Hannah K. Harrington places the rabbinic concept of holiness alongside other notions of the sacred ...
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Voluntary Associations in the Graeco-Roman World

John S. Kloppenborg, Stephen G. Wilson - History - 2002 - 352 pages
Based upon a series of detailed case studies of associations such as early synagogues and churches, philosophical schools and pagan mystery cults, this collection addresses the ...
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Asceticism in the Graeco-Roman World

Richard Finn - History - 2009
Asceticism deploys abstention, self-control, and self-denial, to order oneself or a community in relation to the divine. Both its practices and the cultural ideals they ...
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Greek society

Frank J. Frost - History - 1971 - 196 pages
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