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Evans, Nancy, 1963-
Civic rites : democracy and religion in ancient Athens / Nancy Evans
Alternate Title Democracy and religion in ancient Athens
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2010
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 3rd Floor  JC75.D36 E83 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Democracy -- Greece -- Athens -- History -- To 1500
Democracy -- Greece -- Athens -- Religious aspects -- History -- To 1500
Subject Athens (Greece) -- Politics and government
Greece -- Politics and government -- To 146 B.C
Athens (Greece) -- Religion
Subject(s) Religion and politics -- Greece -- Athens
Physical Description xvi, 272 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-263) and index
Contents Preface -- Introduction / The City of Pericles and Socrates -- Cleisthenes : the family curse behind Athenian democracy -- Athena : religion and the democratic polis -- Pericles : empire and war in the city of Athena -- Demeter : civic worship, women's rites, and the Eleusinian mysteries -- Alcibiades : politics, religion, and the cult of personality -- Dionysus : civic rituals of wine, theater, and transformation -- Socrates : impiety trials in the restored democracy -- Epilogue / The City after Socrates

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