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The Resource Polytheism and society at Athens, Robert Parker

Polytheism and society at Athens, Robert Parker

Label
Polytheism and society at Athens
Title
Polytheism and society at Athens
Statement of responsibility
Robert Parker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
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1950-
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Parker, Robert
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Polytheism
  • Religion and sociology
  • Athens (Greece)
Label
Polytheism and society at Athens, Robert Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2005
Contents
Ancestral Gods, ancestral tombs: the household and beyond -- 'Those with whom I sacrifice' -- Places of cult: Athens and the Demes -- International religion -- Who prays for Athens? Religion in civic life -- 'Those who make a profession out of rites': unlicensed, religion, and magic -- Religion in the theatre -- Festivals and their celebrants ; Annexe: the festival Skira -- Things done at festivals -- The festival year ; Annexe: the Oschophoria -- Parthenoi in ritual ; Annexe I: Kanephoroi at Brauron? ; Annexe 2: Festivals for boys: the religious world of the gymnasium -- The Panathenaea -- Women's festivals: Thesmophoria and Adonia -- The Anthesteria and other Dionysiac rites -- Eleusinian festivals -- Festivals, rituals, myths: reprise -- Gods at work I: protecting the city -- Gods at work II: the growth of plants and men ; Annexe: heroes and heroines -- Attic festivals: a check list -- Alciphron as heortologist
Control code
75713263
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxxii, 544 p.
Isbn
9780199216116
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)75713263
Label
Polytheism and society at Athens, Robert Parker
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2005
Contents
Ancestral Gods, ancestral tombs: the household and beyond -- 'Those with whom I sacrifice' -- Places of cult: Athens and the Demes -- International religion -- Who prays for Athens? Religion in civic life -- 'Those who make a profession out of rites': unlicensed, religion, and magic -- Religion in the theatre -- Festivals and their celebrants ; Annexe: the festival Skira -- Things done at festivals -- The festival year ; Annexe: the Oschophoria -- Parthenoi in ritual ; Annexe I: Kanephoroi at Brauron? ; Annexe 2: Festivals for boys: the religious world of the gymnasium -- The Panathenaea -- Women's festivals: Thesmophoria and Adonia -- The Anthesteria and other Dionysiac rites -- Eleusinian festivals -- Festivals, rituals, myths: reprise -- Gods at work I: protecting the city -- Gods at work II: the growth of plants and men ; Annexe: heroes and heroines -- Attic festivals: a check list -- Alciphron as heortologist
Control code
75713263
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxxii, 544 p.
Isbn
9780199216116
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)75713263

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