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Herodotos and Greek sanctuaries

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This thesis argues that sanctuaries of the gods played a significant role in the political life of the Greek polis in the archaic and classical periods, and that the politics of the period cannot be understood fully without consideration of religion. It uses the text of Herodotos as a source of evidence about the history and perceptions of the period, but also makes use of other literary and archaeological evidence, so that the resulting models may be considered generally useful for ...

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University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Classics Faculty
Oxford college:
Trinity College
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HUMS
Department:
Classics Faculty
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Supervisor
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Classics Faculty
Role:
Supervisor
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Name:
British Academy
Funding agency for:
Bowden, H
Publication date:
1990
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
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2012-10-26

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