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Author Kindt, Julia, 1975-
Title Rethinking Greek religion [electronic resource] / Julia Kindt.
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2012.
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 Electronic Book  BL783 .K565 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 235 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- 1. Beyond the polis: rethinking Greek religion -- 2. Parmeniscus' journey: tracing religious visuality in word and wood -- 3. On tyrant property turned ritual object: political power and sacred symbols in ancient Greece and in social anthropology -- 4. Rethinking boundaries: the place of magic within the religious culture of ancient Greece -- 5. The 'local' and the 'panhellenic' reconsidered: Olympia, dedications and the religious culture of ancient Greece -- 6. 'The sex appeal of the inorganic': seeing, touching and knowing the divine during the Second Sophistic -- Conclusion.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Greece -- Religion.
Related To Print version: Kindt, Julia,. Rethinking Greek religion. Cambridge ; Cambridge University Press, c2012. Kindt, Julia, 1975- Rethinking Greek religion. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2012 9780521110921 (DLC) 2012013652
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