Thesis icon

Thesis

The figure of Hades/Plouton in Greek beliefs of the archaic and classical periods

Abstract:

The main aim of this work is the presentation, characterisation and review of the image of the Greek underworld deity, Hades/Plouton in Greek beliefs of the Archaic and Classical periods, on the basis of comparison of the preserved literary and epigraphic testimonies with the remains of material culture, and the reconstruction of the most coherent possible image of the god, claimed by scholars to be of little importance to Greek beliefs and to have no cult. The present dissertation liberates ...

Expand abstract

Actions


Authors


More by this author
Department:
Faculty of Classics, University of Oxford

Contributors

Role:
Supervisor
More from this funder
Grant:
2011/01/N/HS3/00625
Funding agency for:
Project
More from this funder
Grant:
2013/08/T/HS3/00118
Funding agency for:
Project
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

Terms of use


Metrics



If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP