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Oracular consultation, fate and the concept of the individual

Eidinow, Esther

Authors

Esther Eidinow esther.eidinow@nottingham.ac.uk



Contributors

Veit Rosenberger
Editor

Abstract

This chapter examines the significance of the conception of the self for our understanding of the ritual practice of oracular consultation in ancient Greece, focusing primarily on the evidence of the question tablets from the sanctuary at Dodona, augmented by related literary material for oracular consultation.

Publication Date Jan 1, 2013
Publisher Franz Steiner Verlag
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Issue 46
Series Title Potsdamer altertumswissenschaftliche Beitr├Ąge
Book Title Divination in the Ancient World: Religious Options and the Individual.
ISBN 9783515106290
APA6 Citation Eidinow, E. (2013). Oracular consultation, fate and the concept of the individual. In V. Rosenberger (Ed.), Divination in the Ancient World: Religious Options and the IndividualFranz Steiner Verlag
Publisher URL http://www.steiner-verlag.de/misc/suche.html
Copyright Statement Copyright information regarding this work can be found at the following address: http://eprints.nottingh.../end_user_agreement.pdf

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