La romanisation des dieux

L'interpretatio romana en Afrique du Nord sous le Haut-Empire

Alain Cadotte

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ISBN13: 
9789004152588
E-ISBN: 
9789047410331
Publication Date: 
November 2006
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xiv, 754 pp.
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ISSN: 
0927-7633
Volume: 
158

by Cornelia Isler-Kerényi

Dionysos, with his following of satyrs and women, was a major theme in a big part of the figure painted pottery in 500-300 B.C. Athens. As an original testimonial of their time, the imagery on these vases convey what this god meant to his worshippers. It becomes clear that - contrary to what is...
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Volume: 
181
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270114
Publication date: 
November 2014

by Laurent Bricault (Universite de Toulouse Le Mirail) and Miguel John Versluys (Leiden University)

“The Egyptian gods” mattered greatly to many kings, emperors, cities and elites in the Hellenistic and Roman world. Power, politics & the cults of Isis provides the first overview of this important phenomenon and shows how this happened, and why.
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Volume: 
180
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277182
Publication date: 
July 2014

by Céline Boutantin (University of Strasbourg, France)

In Terracotta and domestic worship. Bestiary of the Graeco-Roman Egypt, Celine Boutantin provides a synthesis of the production workshops figurines and studies personal beliefs and practices in Graeco-Roman Egypt. Dans Terres cuites et culte domestique. Bestiaire de l’Égypte...
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Volume: 
179
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004262034
Publication date: 
November 2013

by Irene Polinskaya, (King's College, London, UK).

This book provides the first comprehensive and detailed study of the deities and cults of the important Greek island-state of Aigina from the Geometric to Classical periods (800-400 BCE).
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Volume: 
178
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004234048
Publication date: 
December 2013

Edited by Laurent Bricault (Universite de Toulouse Le Mirail, France) and Corinne Bonnet (University of Toulouse, France).

Panthée presents a collective reflection relating to the changes affecting the Graeco-Roman Empire and its religious landscapes. Leading specialists construct a picture of practices and conceptual frames, which, in their diversity and inter-action, model a religious universe whose complexity...
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Volume: 
177
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256873
Publication date: 
September 2013

by Kim Beerden (Leiden University, Leiden, the Netherlands)

Flexibility is the distinguishing feature of ancient Greek divination. Worlds Full of Signs offers a systematic approach by discussing the divinatory sign, homo divinans, text and uncertainty management from a comparative perspective, using Republican Rome and Neo-Assyrian Mesopotamia as comparanda.
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Volume: 
176
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004252394
Publication date: 
August 2013

by Peter Alpass (Durham University, UK)

The Religious Life of Nabataea offers a fresh perspective on the cultic landscape of the desert kingdom that dominated the north-western Arabian Peninsula in the centuries around the birth of Christ.
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Volume: 
175
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004190511
Publication date: 
June 2013

Par Stella Georgoudi, Renée Koch Piettre, et Francis Schmidt.

Le recueil compare les procédures de fabrication et d’interprétation des signes dans les sociétés polythéistes ou monothéistes de la Méditerranée ancienne. Il analyse les rites ou l’argumentation critique visant à endiguer les signes et &...
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Volume: 
174
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004209459
Publication date: 
December 2011

by H. S. Versnel

Abandoning monolithic approaches and embracing the possibility of inconsistencies and incongruities in Greek thought, behaviour, and culture, this book investigates how ancient Greeks could validate the complementarity of dissonant, if not contradictory, representations in e.g.polytheism,...
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Volume: 
173
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004204904
Publication date: 
May 2011

by Rangar Cline (University of Oklahoma, USA)

Ancient Angels brings together inscriptional, literary, and archaeological evidence for angels (angeloi) in Roman-era religions. The book examines Roman conceptions of angels, angel veneration, and how Christian authorities responded to this potentially heterodox aspect of Roman religion.
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Volume: 
172
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004194533
Publication date: 
March 2011

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