Historical and Religious Memory in the Ancient World
Author : Beate Dignas
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Total Pages : 359
Release : 2012-03-15
ISBN 10 : 9780199572069
ISBN 13 : 0199572062
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Historical and Religious Memory in the Ancient World Book Description:

Book celebrates the work of Simon Price.


Historical and Religious Memory in the Ancient World
Language: en
Pages: 359
Authors: Beate Dignas
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Book celebrates the work of Simon Price.
Historical and Religious Memory in the Ancient World
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Beate Dignas
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Historical and Religious Memory in the Ancient World examines how religious and historical memory was fashioned, distorted, preserved, or erased in ancient soci
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Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Jitse H. F. Dijkstra
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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Memory and Urban Religion in the Ancient World
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Martin Bommas
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-06 - Publisher: A&C Black

Memory and Urban Religion in the Ancient World brings together scholars and researchers working on memory and religion in ancient urban environments. Chapters e
The Birth of Christian History
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Eve-Marie Becker
Categories: Bible
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

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Paul in the Greco-Roman World: A Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: J. Paul Sampley
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-06 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This landmark handbook, written by distinguished Pauline scholars, and first published in 2003, remains the first and only work to offer lucid and insightful ex
Places of Memory: Spatialised Practices of Remembrance from Prehistory to Today
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: Christian Horn
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-24 - Publisher: Archaeopress Publishing Ltd

This book examines spatialised practices of remembrance and its role in reshaping societies from prehistory to today; it presents a reflection on the creation o
The Religious Aspects of War in the Ancient Near East, Greece, and Rome
Language: en
Pages: 439
Authors: Krzysztof Ulanowski
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-11 - Publisher: BRILL

This book, in minute detail, presents a polyphony of voices, perspectives and opinions, from which emerges a diverse but coherent representation of the complex
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Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: Jan N. Bremmer
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-28 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The ancient Mysteries have long attracted the interest of scholars, an interest that goes back at least to the time of the Reformation. After a period of intere
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Language: en
Pages: 481
Authors: Lucy Gaynor Audley-Miller
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-08 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

In spite of the growing amount of important new work being carried out on uses of myth in particular ancient contexts, their appeal and reception beyond the fra