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Homo Necans: The Anthropology of Ancient Greek Sacrificial Ritual and Myth

Walter Burkert - History - 1983 - 334 pages
"A milestone, not only in the field of classics but in the wider field of the history of religion. . . . It will find a place alongside the works of Jane Ellen Harrison, Sir ...
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A Companion to Greek Religion

Daniel Ogden - History - 2010 - 520 pages
This major addition to Blackwell?s Companions to the Ancient World series covers all aspects of religion in the ancient Greek world from the archaic, through the classical and ...
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Savage Energies: Lessons of Myth and Ritual in Ancient Greece

Walter Burkert - History - 2001 - 110 pages
We often think of classical Greek society as a model of rationality and order. Yet as Walter Burkert demonstrates in these influential essays on the history of Greek religion ...
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Structure and History in Greek Mythology and Ritual

Walter Burkert - History - 1982 - 226 pages
Discusses the concept of myth, looks at the traditions of Greek ritual, and considers specific Greek myths
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Greek Religion and Society

P. E. Easterling, J. V. Muir - History - 1985 - 244 pages
This collection of essays considers many aspects of Greek civil life and reveals how religion manifested itself in institutions, art and literature. Clarifies the more puzzling ...
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Girls and Women in Classical Greek Religion

Matthew Dillon - History - 2003 - 436 pages
Throughout history women have always played an important role in religious activities although individual cultures have dictated the nature and significance of this role ...
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Greek Religion, Volume 0

Jan N. Bremmer, Classical Association (Great Britain) - History - 1994 - 111 pages
Designed to meet the needs of a wide audience Greece and Rome's emphasis is on the literary evaluation of the major Greek and Roman authors. It includes articles on ancient ...
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The Daily Life of the Greek Gods

Giulia Sissa, Marcel Detienne - History - 2000 - 287 pages
Discusses the everyday life of the gods of the Iliad, including what their bodies were made of, how they received nourishment, their social life on Olympus and among humans ...
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