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The Resource Oaths and swearing in ancient Greece, Alan H. Sommerstein, Isabelle C. Torrance ; with contributions by Andrew J. Bayliss, Judith Fletcher, Kyriaki Konstantinidou and Lynn A. Kozak

Oaths and swearing in ancient Greece, Alan H. Sommerstein, Isabelle C. Torrance ; with contributions by Andrew J. Bayliss, Judith Fletcher, Kyriaki Konstantinidou and Lynn A. Kozak

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Oaths and swearing in ancient Greece
Title
Oaths and swearing in ancient Greece
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Alan H. Sommerstein, Isabelle C. Torrance ; with contributions by Andrew J. Bayliss, Judith Fletcher, Kyriaki Konstantinidou and Lynn A. Kozak
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eng
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Sommerstein, Alan H
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Torrance, Isabelle C.
  • Bayliss, Andrew J.
  • Fletcher, Judith
  • Konstantinidou, Kyriaki
  • Kozak, Lynn
Series statement
Beiträge zur Altertumskunde,
Series volume
Band 307
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  • Oaths (Greek law)
  • Public law (Greek law)
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Oaths and swearing in ancient Greece, Alan H. Sommerstein, Isabelle C. Torrance ; with contributions by Andrew J. Bayliss, Judith Fletcher, Kyriaki Konstantinidou and Lynn A. Kozak
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"This volume completes the publication of the project The Oath in Archaic and Classical Greece, based at the University of Nottingham"--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 394-412) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • L.A. Kozak
  • Oaths in business
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • The language of oaths.
  • How oaths are expressed
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • The "Sophoclean" oath
  • I.C. Torrance
  • "Of cabbages and kings": the Eideshort phenomenon /I.C. Torrance
  • Ways to give oaths extra sanctity
  • What is an oath?
  • I.C. Torrance
  • Oaths, gender and status.
  • Women and oaths
  • J. Fletcher
  • Servile swearing
  • A.J. Bayliss
  • The oaths of the gods
  • I.C. Torrance
  • Oaths and characterization: two Homeric case studies
  • L.A. Kozak
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • Oratory and rhetoric
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • "Artful dodging", or the sidestepping of oaths
  • A.J. Bayliss except as stated
  • The difficulty of proving an oath false: the case of Euripides' Cyclops
  • I.C. Torrance
  • The binding power of oaths.
  • Were oaths always totally binding?
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • The oaths of lovers
  • Oath and curse
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • The tongue and the mind: responses to Euripides, Hippolytus 612
  • I.C. Torrance
  • Responses to perjury. Divine responses
  • I.C. Torrance
  • Human responses
  • K. Konstantinidou
  • The informal oath
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • Swearing oaths in the authorial person
  • K. Konstantinidou
  • I.C. Torrance
  • The Hippocratic Oath
  • I.C. Torrance
  • The decline of the oath?
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • Oaths in traditional myth
  • I.C. Torrance
  • Friendship and enmity, trust and suspicion.
  • Oaths between warriors in epic and tragedy
Control code
ebr11084399
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (473 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110227369
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Oaths and swearing in ancient Greece, Alan H. Sommerstein, Isabelle C. Torrance ; with contributions by Andrew J. Bayliss, Judith Fletcher, Kyriaki Konstantinidou and Lynn A. Kozak
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This volume completes the publication of the project The Oath in Archaic and Classical Greece, based at the University of Nottingham"--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 394-412) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • L.A. Kozak
  • Oaths in business
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • The language of oaths.
  • How oaths are expressed
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • The "Sophoclean" oath
  • I.C. Torrance
  • "Of cabbages and kings": the Eideshort phenomenon /I.C. Torrance
  • Ways to give oaths extra sanctity
  • What is an oath?
  • I.C. Torrance
  • Oaths, gender and status.
  • Women and oaths
  • J. Fletcher
  • Servile swearing
  • A.J. Bayliss
  • The oaths of the gods
  • I.C. Torrance
  • Oaths and characterization: two Homeric case studies
  • L.A. Kozak
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • Oratory and rhetoric
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • "Artful dodging", or the sidestepping of oaths
  • A.J. Bayliss except as stated
  • The difficulty of proving an oath false: the case of Euripides' Cyclops
  • I.C. Torrance
  • The binding power of oaths.
  • Were oaths always totally binding?
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • The oaths of lovers
  • Oath and curse
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • The tongue and the mind: responses to Euripides, Hippolytus 612
  • I.C. Torrance
  • Responses to perjury. Divine responses
  • I.C. Torrance
  • Human responses
  • K. Konstantinidou
  • The informal oath
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • Swearing oaths in the authorial person
  • K. Konstantinidou
  • I.C. Torrance
  • The Hippocratic Oath
  • I.C. Torrance
  • The decline of the oath?
  • A.H. Sommerstein
  • Oaths in traditional myth
  • I.C. Torrance
  • Friendship and enmity, trust and suspicion.
  • Oaths between warriors in epic and tragedy
Control code
ebr11084399
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (473 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110227369
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries
Specific material designation
remote

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