A companion to Roman religion

Series
Published
  • Oxford : Blackwell 2007
Physical description
xxx, 542 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
ISBN
  • 9781405129435 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 1405129433 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Roman religion, religions of Rome / Jörg Rüpke -- Approaching Roman religion : the case for Wissenschaftsgeschichte / C. Robert Phillips III -- Changes -- Religion of archaic Rome / Christopher Smith -- Pre-Roman Italy, before and under the Romans / Oliver de Cazanove -- Urban religion in the middle and late republic / Eric Orlin -- Continuity and change : religion in the Augustan semi-century / Karl Galinsky -- Religions and the integration of cities in the Empire in the second century AD: the creation of a common religious language / William van Andringa -- Old religions transformed : religions and religious policy from Decius to Constantine / Hartmut Leppin -- Religious koine and religious dissent in the fourth century / Michele Renee Salzman -- Media -- The history of Roman religion in Roman historiography and epic / Denis Feeney -- Religion and Roman coins / Jonathan Williams -- Reliefs, public and private / Katja Moede -- Inscriptions as sources of knowledge for religions and cults in the Roman world of imperial times / Rudolf Haensch -- Religion in the house / Annemarie Kaufmann-Heinimann -- Symbols and practices -- Roman cult sites: a pragmatic approach / Ulrike Egelhaaf-Gaiser -- Complex rituals : games and processions in republican Rome / Frank Bernstein -- Performing the sacred: prayers and hymns / Frances Hickson Hahn -- Music and dance: forms of representation in pictorial and written sources / Friederike Fless/Katja Moede -- Sacrifices for gods and ancestors / John Scheid -- Actors and actions -- Religious actors in daily life: practices and related beliefs / Nicole Belayche -- Republican nobiles : controlling the Res Publica / Veit Rosenberger -- Emperors: caring for the empire and their successors / Peter Herz -- Urban elites in the Roman east: enhancing regional positions and social superiority / Athanassios Ritzakis -- Living on religion: professionals and personnel / Marietta Horster -- Different religious identities -- Roman diaspora Judaism / Jack Lightstone -- Creating one's own religion: intellectual choices / Attilio Mastrocinque -- Institutionalized religious options : Mithraism / Richard Gordon -- The Romanness of Roman Christianity / Stefan Heid -- Roman religion outside and seen from outside -- Exporting Roman religion / Clifford Ando -- Religion in the Roman east / Ted Kaizer -- Roman religion in the vision of Tertullian / Cecilia Ames.
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  • English

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Published
  • Oxford : Blackwell 2007
Physical description
xxx, 542 p. : ill., maps
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  • 047076645x (e-book)
  • 9780470766453 (e-book)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Other format: Also available in printed form.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Dawson Books. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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