Chapter 15. Comparative Perspectives

  1. John Bodel Professor1 and
  2. Saul M. Olyan PhD Professor2
  1. John Bodel Professor1 and
  2. Saul M. Olyan PhD Professor2

Published Online: 23 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444302974.ch15

Household and Family Religion in Antiquity

Household and Family Religion in Antiquity

How to Cite

Bodel, J. and Olyan, S. M. (2009) Comparative Perspectives, in Household and Family Religion in Antiquity (eds J. Bodel and S. M. Olyan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444302974.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Brown University, USA

  2. 2

    Samuel Ungerleider Jr Professor of Judaic Studies, Brown University, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Brown University, USA

  2. 2

    Samuel Ungerleider Jr Professor of Judaic Studies, Brown University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 16 MAY 2008

Book Series:

  1. The Ancient World: Comparative Histories

Book Series Editors:

  1. Kurt A. Raaflaub

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405175791

Online ISBN: 9781444302974

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Keywords:

  • comparative perspectives;
  • so-called box-beds of Ramesside Deir el-Medina;
  • Mediterranean and West Asian household and family religion from comparative perspective;
  • category of evidence raising difficulties and onomastic data;
  • concern with gender;
  • Second-Millennium family religion in Mesopotamia perpetuating “female dependency on the male”