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Coping with the Gods : Wayward Readings in Greek Theology
by H. S. Versnel


Overview - Abandoning monolithic approaches and embracing the possibility of inconsistencies and incongruities in Greek thought, behaviour, and culture, this book investigates how ancient Greeks could validate the complementarity of dissonant, if not contradictory, representations in e.g.polytheism, theodicy, divine omnipotence and ruler cult.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Abandoning monolithic approaches and embracing the possibility of inconsistencies and incongruities in Greek thought, behaviour, and culture, this book investigates how ancient Greeks could validate the complementarity of dissonant, if not contradictory, representations in e.g.polytheism, theodicy, divine omnipotence and ruler cult.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9789004204904
  • ISBN-10: 9004204903
  • Publisher: Brill
  • Publish Date: May 2011
  • Page Count: 608

Series: Religions in the Graeco-Roman World #139

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