Chapter 1. Greek Religion and the Ancient Near East

  1. Daniel Ogden
  1. Scott B. Noegel

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996911.ch2

A Companion to Greek Religion

A Companion to Greek Religion

How to Cite

Noegel, S. B. (2007) Greek Religion and the Ancient Near East, in A Companion to Greek Religion (ed D. Ogden), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996911.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405120548

Online ISBN: 9780470996911

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Keywords:

  • greek religion;
  • ancient near eastern history;
  • vehicles of cultural transmission;
  • shared taxonomies;
  • cultural exchange

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Myths, Rituals, and Cults

  • The Vehicles of Cultural Transmission

  • Shared Taxonomies and the Problem of Cultural Exchange

  • Monotheisms, Monolatries, Henotheisms, and Polytheisms