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The Resource Animals, gods, and humans : changing attitudes to animals in Greek, Roman and early Christian ideas, Ingvild S'lid Gilhus

Animals, gods, and humans : changing attitudes to animals in Greek, Roman and early Christian ideas, Ingvild S'lid Gilhus

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Animals, gods, and humans : changing attitudes to animals in Greek, Roman and early Christian ideas
Title
Animals, gods, and humans
Title remainder
changing attitudes to animals in Greek, Roman and early Christian ideas
Statement of responsibility
Ingvild S'lid Gilhus
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Gilhus, Ingvild ŞŒlid
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Animals
  • Animals
  • Greece
  • Rome
Label
Animals, gods, and humans : changing attitudes to animals in Greek, Roman and early Christian ideas, Ingvild S'lid Gilhus
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Animals in the Roman Empire -- United by soul or divided by reason -- Vegetarianism, natural history, and physiognomics -- Imagination and transformation -- The religious value of animals -- Animals sacrifice : traditions and new inventions -- God is a man-eater? : the animal sacrifice and its critics -- The New Testament and the Lamb of God -- Fighting the beasts -- Internal animals and bestial demons -- The crucified donkeyman, the leontocephalus, and the challenge of beasts -- Winged humans, speaking animals
Control code
9908009
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 322 p.
Isbn
9780415386494
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005019288
System control number
(DLC) 2005019288
Label
Animals, gods, and humans : changing attitudes to animals in Greek, Roman and early Christian ideas, Ingvild S'lid Gilhus
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Animals in the Roman Empire -- United by soul or divided by reason -- Vegetarianism, natural history, and physiognomics -- Imagination and transformation -- The religious value of animals -- Animals sacrifice : traditions and new inventions -- God is a man-eater? : the animal sacrifice and its critics -- The New Testament and the Lamb of God -- Fighting the beasts -- Internal animals and bestial demons -- The crucified donkeyman, the leontocephalus, and the challenge of beasts -- Winged humans, speaking animals
Control code
9908009
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 322 p.
Isbn
9780415386494
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005019288
System control number
(DLC) 2005019288

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