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Hesiod and Theognis
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: James Davies
Type: BOOK - Published: 1873 - Publisher:

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Hesiod's Theogony
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Stephen Scully
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Stephen Scully both offers a reading of Hesiod's Theogony and traces the reception and shadows of this authoritative Greek creation story in Greek and Roman texts up to Milton's own creation myth, which sought to "soar above th' Aonian Mount [i.e., the Theogony]...and justify the ways of God to men."
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Language: en
Pages: 1009
Authors: William Swan Sonnenschein
Categories: Best books
Type: BOOK - Published: 1891 - Publisher: London S. Sonnenschein 1891.

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Greek Mythology and Poetics
Language: en
Pages: 382
Authors: Gregory Nagy
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-05 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

Gregory Nagy here provides a far-reaching assessment of the relationship between myth and ritual in ancient Greek society. Nagy illuminates in particular the forces of interaction and change that transformed the Indo-European linguistic and cultural heritage into distinctly Greek social institutions between the eighth and the fifth centuries B.C. Included
Theories of Poverty in the World of the New Testament
Language: en
Pages: 317
Authors: David J. Armitage
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-05 - Publisher: Mohr Siebeck

How was poverty interpreted in the New Testament? David J. Armitage explores key ways in which poverty was understood in the Greco-Roman and Jewish milieux of the New Testament, and considers how approaches to poverty found in the texts of the New Testament itself relate to these wider contexts. -