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

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

Label
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 Sælid Gilhus
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
202/.12
Index
index present
LC call number
BL795.A54
LC item number
G55 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Animals, gods and humans : changing attitudes to animals in Greek, Roman and early Christian ideas, Ingvild Sælid Gilhus
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0516/2005019288.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-308) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Animals in the Roman Empire -- United by soul or divided by reason? -- Vegetarianism, natural history and physiognomics -- Imagination and transformations -- The religious value of animals -- Animal 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 donkey-man, the leontocephalus and the challenge of beasts -- Winged humans, speaking animals
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 322 p.
Isbn
9780415386500
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005019288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn367882488
Label
Animals, gods and humans : changing attitudes to animals in Greek, Roman and early Christian ideas, Ingvild Sælid Gilhus
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0516/2005019288.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-308) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Animals in the Roman Empire -- United by soul or divided by reason? -- Vegetarianism, natural history and physiognomics -- Imagination and transformations -- The religious value of animals -- Animal 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 donkey-man, the leontocephalus and the challenge of beasts -- Winged humans, speaking animals
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 322 p.
Isbn
9780415386500
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005019288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn367882488

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