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Author Lipka, Michael.

Title Roman gods : a conceptual approach / by Michael Lipka.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009.
Publication Info. 2009


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Description 1 online resource (219 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Physical Medium polychrome. rdacc
Description data file rda
Series Religions in the Graeco-Roman world, 0927-7633 ; v. 167
Religions in the Graeco-Roman world ; v. 167.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-209) and index.
Contents Ch. 1: Constituent concepts -- ch. 2: Conceptualization -- ch. 3: A test case: the secular games of 17 B.C. -- ch. 4: Concepts and society -- ch. 5: Conclusions.
Summary Concerned with the question of how the concept of 'god' in urban Rome can be analyzed along the lines of six constituent concepts, that is space, time, personnel, function, iconography and ritual, this book develops general criteria for an analysis of pagan, Jewish and Christian concepts of gods in ancient Rome.
Note Print version record.
Language In English.
Note This work is licensed by Knowledge Unlatched under a Creative Commons license
Subject Gods, Roman.
Rome (Italy) -- Religion.
God -- History of doctrines.
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Spirituality -- Paganism & Neo-Paganism.
RELIGION -- Antiquities & Archaeology.
RELIGION -- Antiquities & Archaeology.
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Spirituality -- Paganism & Neo-Paganism.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Folklore & Mythology.
God -- History of doctrines. (OCoLC)fst00944056
Gods, Roman. (OCoLC)fst00944297
Religion. (OCoLC)fst01093763
Italy -- Rome. (OCoLC)fst01204500
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Lipka, Michael. Roman gods. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009 9789004175037 (DLC) 2009000335 (OCoLC)298188049
ISBN 9789047428480 (electronic bk.)
904742848X (electronic bk.)
9789004175037 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9004175032 (hardback ; alk. paper)
Standard No. 10.1163/ej.9789004175037.i-222 doi
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CHNEW 000978422
CHVBK 504728067
DEBBG BV043159749
DEBBG BV044142491
DEBSZ 421890118
GBVCP 896606872
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