This accumulation offers a crisp take a gander at the nature and improvement of the Greek divine beings in the period from Homer until Late Antiquity The Greek divine beings are still particularly present in current cognizance. Despite the fact that Apollo and Dionysos, Artemis and Aphrodite, Zeus and Hermes are easily recognized names, it is substantially less clear what these divinities implied and depend on in antiquated Greece. Actually, they have been particularly ignored in present day grant. Bremmer and Erskine unite a group of worldwide researchers with the point of helping this circumstance and producing new ways to deal with the nature and advancement of the Greek divine beings in the period from Homer until Late Antiquity. The Gods of Ancient Greece takes a gander at individual divine beings, yet additionally asks to what degree religion, legend and artistic type decide the idea of a heavenly nature and presents a synchronic and diachronic perspective on the divine beings as they worked in Greek culture until the triumph of Christianity.
The Gods of Ancient Greece: Identities and Transformations (Edinburgh Leventis Studies EUP). 

 

Weight 2.07 kg
Dimensions 9.29 × 6.06 × 1.18 cm
EAN

9780748683222

Edition

1

ISBN

0748683224

Binding

Paperback

Manufacturer

Edinburgh University Press

NumberOfItems

1

PublicationDate

2013-03-14

Publisher

Edinburgh University Press

Studio

Edinburgh University Press

NumberOfPages

552

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