La Religione Greca Di Epoca Arcaica E Classica

Autore: Walter Burkert
Editore: Editoriale Jaca Book
ISBN: 9788816405851
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The Christians And The Roman Empire

Autore: Marta Sordi
ISBN: 9780806126371
Grandezza: 54,56 MB
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The Christians and the Roman Empire overturns the myth of an unrelenting persecution of the subversive, Christian "outlaw." Using contemporary sources and authentic documents --including imperial edicts and records of the deeds of non-legendary martyrs--Marta Sordi shows that the conflict was primarily religious and almost never political. The Christians actually continued to profess their loyalty to the Roman Empire during the periods of persecution, and the Empire, which almost never thought of the Christians as a threat to security, often found itself acting simply as the secular arm of religious authorities during these periods of social and cultural intolerance.

Greek Religion

Autore: Walter Burkert
Editore: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118724976
Grandezza: 45,34 MB
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This is the first major synthesis of Greek religion to appear for a generation. A clearly structured and readable survey for classical scholars and students, it will also be generally welcomed as the best modern account of any polytheistic religious system. The text builds up an impressive and coherent picture of the current state of knowledge about the religion of the ancient Greeks.

Mito E Religione In Grecia Antica

Autore: Jean-Pierre Vernant
Editore: Donzelli Editore
ISBN: 8860363225
Grandezza: 79,87 MB
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Contesti Antichi

Autore: Marta Rivaroli
Editore: Edizioni Nuova Cultura
ISBN: 8861340202
Grandezza: 79,52 MB
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From Religion To Philosophy

Autore: Francis MacDonald Cornford
Editore: Cosimo, Inc.
ISBN: 1616402938
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From Religion to Philosophy: A Study in the Origins of Western Speculation was written by one of the experts on Greek philosophers and religion, F.W. Cornford. In this classic work, Cornford traces the Western roots of religion and science, pondering common philosophical questions along the way, such as the existence of God, Greek mythology, the soul and immortality, nature and the metaphysical. Many would consider this work one of the most important on philosophy ever written, and just as viable today as when it was published in 1912. Francis Macdonald Cornford was an English philosophy student and teacher at Trinity College in Cambridge, where he was a Fellow and received awards for his excellence in teaching. He was especially interested in Greek religion and philosophy; two of his four works focus on the subject.

Religione E Societ Nella Grecia Antica

Autore: Paola Schirripa
ISBN: 9788843054152
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Autore: Xenophon
Grandezza: 54,25 MB
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Cicero S Verrine Oration Ii 4

Autore: Marcus Tullius Cicero
Editore: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814323823
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Text and commentary on Cicero's Verrines II.4 designed to assist students in the early stages of reading and understanding Latin literary texts.

Gods Of Ancient Greece Identities And Transformations

Autore: Jan Bremmer
Editore: Edinburgh University Press
ISBN: 0748642897
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This collection offers a fresh look at the nature and development of the Greek gods in the period from Homer until Late Antiquity The Greek gods are still very much present in modern consciousness. Although Apollo and Dionysos, Artemis and Aphrodite, Zeus and Hermes are household names, it is much less clear what these divinities meant and stood for in ancient Greece. In fact, they have been very much neglected in modern scholarship. Bremmer and Erskine bring together a team of international scholars with the aim of remedying this situation and generating new approaches to the nature and development of the Greek gods in the period from Homer until Late Antiquity. The Gods of Ancient Greece looks at individual gods, but also asks to what extent cult, myth and literary genre determine the nature of a divinity and presents a synchronic and diachronic view of the gods as they functioned in Greek culture until the triumph of Christianity.