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    DescriptionThis 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.


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    Title
    Athenian Myths and Institutions
    Subtitle
    Words in Action
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) William Blake Tyrrell, By (author) Frieda S. Brown
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 240
    Width: 140 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 347 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780195067194
    ISBN 10: 0195067193
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: CUS
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.7
    BIC subject category V2: JFFK
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    BIC subject category V2: JFHF
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAG
    Libri: I-HP
    BIC subject category V2: DSBB
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2AHA
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    BISAC V2.8: SOC011000
    Ingram Theme: CULT/GREECE
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25490
    B&T General Subject: 610
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 292.13
    DC21: 292.13
    BISAC V2.8: PHI001000, HIS002010
    DC22: 292.1/3
    BIC subject category V2: 2AHA, 1QDAG
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: BL793.A76T
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS054000
    LC classification: BL793.A76 T97 1991
    Thema V1.0: JBGB, JBSF11, DSBB
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Oxford University Press Inc
    Imprint name
    Oxford University Press Inc
    Publication date
    21 March 1991
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    'This work will be of interest to students and scholars of the classics, anthropology, cultural history, and gender studies' History