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Title Hellenistic sanctuaries : between Greece and Rome / edited by Milena Melfi and Olympia Bobou.

Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  292.35 HELL    AVAILABLE
Edition First edition.
Physical description xvi, 326 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-317) and index.
Contents 1 Introduction: On sanctuaries and poleis / Milena Melfi Melfi, Milena 1 -- 2 Euergetism and religion in the cities of the Peloponnese (first century BC to first century AD): between civic traditions and self-assertion of the elites / Yves Lafond Lafond, Yves 18 -- 3 Re-shaping the sacred landscape through benefaction: the sanctuary of Lykosoura in the Peloponnese / Maria Kantirea Kantirea, Maria 27 -- 4 Artemis Lykoatis and the bones of Arkas: sanctuaries and territoriality / Björn Forsén Forsén, Björn 40 -- 5 Traditionalism in cult practice from Hellenistic to Roman times in Kameiros / Luigi M. Caliò Caliò, Luigi M. 63 -- 6 Damophon of Messene in the Ionian coast of Greece: making, re-making, and updating cult statues in the second century BC / Milena Melfi Melfi, Milena 82 -- 7 Hellenistic divine images and the power of tradition / Joannis Mylonopoulos Mylonopoulos, Joannis 106 -- 8 Sacred space and the politics of multiculturalism in Demetrias (Thessaly) / Sofia Kravaritou Kravaritou, Sofia 128 -- 9 Renaissance or decline? The shrine of Dodona in the Hellenistic period / Jessica Piccinini Piccinini, Jessica 152 -- 10 Architecture and rituals in the Hellenistic age: the case of the Asklepieion in Kos / Elisabetta Interdonato Interdonato, Elisabetta 170 -- 11 New images for new gods: changes in votive habits in the Hellenistic period / Olympia Bobou Bobou, Olympia 182 -- 12 Wreaths, shields, and old statues: Roman magistrates in sanctuaries of Greece / Annalisa Lo Monaco Monaco, Annalisa Lo 206 -- 13 Making of a colonial Pantheon in the colonies of Caesar in Greece: the case of Corinth / Milena Melfi Melfi, Milena 228 -- 14 Tauromenion (Taormina, Sicily): the Hellenistic sacred area near the church of Santa Caterina and its transformations during the Roman Imperial age / Lorenzo Campagna Campagna, Lorenzo 254.
Other author Melfi, Milena, editor.
Bobou, Olympia, 1974- editor.
Subject Sacred space -- Greece.
Temples -- Greece.
ISBN 9780199654130