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Centaurs and Amazons: Women and the Pre-history of the Great Chain of Being
Limited preview - 1991
Aeschylus Amazonomachy Amazons Amazons and Centaurs Ancient animal archaic Aristotle Athenian Athens Atossa Bassae Frieze battle beasts bestial body Bothmer boundaries British Museum Cambridge Centauromachy Centaurs Centaurs and Amazons century B.C. chain citizen civilization classical concerned creatures defined Deianeira Detienne differentiation discourse discussed drama endogamy enemies Euripides exchange of women fifth century fourth century G.E.R. Lloyd Geryon gods Greek and barbarian Greek male human Greek/barbarian Hellenes Herakles hero Herodotos hierarchy Ibid ideas kinds language Lapiths Levi-Strauss literary logic logos London Lovejoy Marcel Detienne marriage Medea metaphor metopes myth mythical nature Nessos notion opposition Paris Parthenon Peloponnesian Persae Persian philosophers Pindar Plato Plato and Aristotle polarity and analogy polemos polis political relations relationship representation represented reveals sexual slavery slaves social Sophocles speculation about difference structure subordination Theseus thought Thucydides tion Trachiniae traditional tragedy trans vase Vernant violence woman Xerxes yoke