Athenian Myths and Institutions: Words in ActionPaperback
List price $62.16
You save $4.17 (6%)
Free delivery worldwide
Dispatched in 4 business days
When will my order arrive?
- Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
- Format: Paperback | 240 pages
- Dimensions: 137mm x 208mm x 18mm | 318g
- Publication date: 21 March 1991
- Publication City/Country: New York
- ISBN 10: 0195067193
- ISBN 13: 9780195067194
- Edition statement: New.
- Illustrations note: black & white illustrations
This book provides an introduction to the critical interpretation of Athenian myths. It does not retell the various myths under consideration, but rather examines the myths from a variety of perspectives, including the traditional historical and literary-critical interpretations, as well as the more modern approaches of anthropologists, feminist critics, and in particular, the work of the French structuralists Jean-Pierre Vernant, Marcel Detienne, and Pierre Vidal-Naquet.
Other books in this category
USD$7.49 - Save $4.93 39% off - RRP $12.42
USD$21.84 - Save $7.68 26% off - RRP $29.52
USD$32.55 - Save $6.31 16% off - RRP $38.86
USD$8.00 - Save $2.86 26% off - RRP $10.86
USD$10.86 - Save $12.44 53% off - RRP $23.30
USD$14.41 - Save $9.68 40% off - RRP $24.09
'This work will be of interest to students and scholars of the classics, anthropology, cultural history, and gender studies' History