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Mantikê

Mantikê

studies in ancient divination

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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Divination.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Sarah Iles Johnston and Peter T. Struck.
    SeriesReligions in the Graeco-Roman world -- v. 155
    ContributionsJohnston, Sarah Iles, 1957-., Struck, Peter T.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF1761 .M36 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination322 p. ;
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18910033M
    ISBN 109004144978
    LC Control Number2005046988

    This book thoroughly revisits divination as a central phenomenon in the lives of ancient Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians. It collects studies from many periods in Graeco-Roman history, from the Archaic period to the late Roman, and touches on many different areas of this rich topic, including treatments of dice oracles, sortition in both pagan and Christian contexts, the overlap between ?lang=fr. Readers of Herodotus’s Histories are familiar with its reports of bizarre portents, riddling oracles, and striking dreams. But Herodotus draws our attention to other types of signs too, beginning with human speech itself as a coded system that can manipulate and be manipulated. Objects, gifts, artifacts, markings, even the human body, are all capable of being invested with meaning in the ?id=ZcjV7JaAzHoC.

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    Throughout, the book relates these thinkers to their religious, literary and historical surroundings. It is thus also, and inseparably, a study of poetic inspiration, divination, mystery initiation, metempsychosis and other early Greek attitudes to the relations and interactions between mortal and divine. The engagements of early philosophers 'The book is beautifully produced in CUP’s attractive wide-margin format. The footnotes contain helpfully abundant cross-referencing of chapters This is an excellent and important Companion that brings together, on an unprecedented scale for this material, clear and detailed summaries of the state of play in a notably complex field of


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This book thoroughly revisits divination as a central phenomenon in the lives of ancient Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians. It collects studies from many periods in Graeco-Roman history, from the Archaic period to the late Roman, and touches on many different areas of this rich topic, including treatments of dice oracles, sortition in both pagan and Christian contexts, the ove   She is Mantikê book writing a book on the ""Orphic"" gold tablets with Fritz Graf.

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It collects studies from many periods in Graeco-Roman history, This book is a collection of studies by scholars Greek, Mantikê book, Egyptian, and early Christian religions on the topic of divination.

Its topics range from necromancy to dice rolling, free-lance diviners to Delphi, and includes treatments from the Archaic period to Late :// Buy Mantike: Studies in Ancient Divination (Religions in the Graeco-Roman World) by Johnston, Sarah Iles, Struck, Peter T.

(ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible  › History › Ancient History & Civilisation › Rome. Sarah Iles Johnston is Professor of Greek and Latin and Director of the Program in the Study of Religions at The Ohio State University.

She is the author of Hekate Soteira () and Restless Dead () and the editor or co-editor of Medea: Essays on Medea in Myth, Literature, Philosophy and Art (), Religions of the Ancient World: A Guide () and Mantike: Studies in Ancient Divination   This book is not just about ancient Greek divination.

It talks about the history of modern scholarship involving researching ancient forms of divination in Greece, historical and cultural context that these practices came out of (why the Greeks practiced divination to begin with), and overviews of the philosophical debates that the ancient Greeks had involving the nature of how divination  › Books › History › World.

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