Divinity and history the religion of Herodotus

This work places Herodotus' religious beliefs at the centre of his conception of history, but by seeing instances of scepticism and of belief in relation to one another redresses the recent emphasis on the centrality of ritual

Main Author: Harrison, Thomas
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2002, 2002
Series:Oxford classical monographs / Oxford classical monographs
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This work places Herodotus' religious beliefs at the centre of his conception of history, but by seeing instances of scepticism and of belief in relation to one another redresses the recent emphasis on the centrality of ritual
Physical Description:xii, 320 p.
ISBN:9780191715112