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The Resource Gender and Immortality : Heroines in Ancient Greek Myth and Cult

Gender and Immortality : Heroines in Ancient Greek Myth and Cult

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Gender and Immortality : Heroines in Ancient Greek Myth and Cult
Title
Gender and Immortality
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Heroines in Ancient Greek Myth and Cult
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Language
eng
Summary
In recent years, the topic of ancient Greek hero cult has been the focus of considerable discussion among classicists. Little attention, however, has been paid to female heroized figures. Here Deborah Lyons argues for the heroine as a distinct category in ancient Greek religious ideology and daily practice. The heroine, she believes, must be located within a network of relations between male and female, mortal and immortal. Using evidence ranging from Homeric epic to Attic vase painting to ancient travel writing, she attempts to re-integrate the feminine into our picture of Greek notions of
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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Princeton Legacy Library
Gender and Immortality : Heroines in Ancient Greek Myth and Cult
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Gender and Immortality : Heroines in Ancient Greek Myth and Cult
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7zvj9t
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Cover; Acknowledgments
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1 online resource (288 pages).
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online
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9781400864386
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rdamedia
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