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Unveiling emotions : sources and methods for the study of emotions in the Greek world / edited by Angelos Chaniotis.

Publication:
Stuttgart : Franz Steiner Verlag, c2012.
Series:
Alte Geschichte (Stuttgart, Germany)
Heidelberger althistorische Beiträge und epigraphische Studien ; Bd. 52.
Alte Geschichte
Heidelberger althistorische Beiträge und epigraphische Studien ; Band 52
Format/Description:
Book
490 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Emotions -- History.
Greece -- Antiquities.
Classical antiquities.
Emotions in literature.
Greek literature -- Themes, motives.
Manuscripts, Greek (Papyri)
Inscriptions, Greek.
Contents:
Introduction / Angelos Chaniotis
Part one : Sources
Emotions and papyri : insights into the theatre of human experience in antiquity / Chrysi Kotsifou
Moving stones : the study of emotions in Greek inscriptions / Angelos Chaniotis
Emotions and archaeological sources : a methodological introduction / Jane Masséglia
Beyond the usual suspects : literary sources and the historian of emotions / Ed Sanders
Part two : Emotions in the interaction between mortals and gods
Dream, narrative, and the construction of hope in the 'healing miracles' of Epidauros / Paraskevi Martzavou
Constructing the fear of gods : epigraphic evidence from sanctuaries of Greece and Asia Minor / Angelos Chaniotis
Sweet revenge : emotional factors in 'prayers for justice' / Irene Salvo
Isis aretalogies, initiations, and emotions : the Isis aretalogies as a source for the study of emotions / Paraskevi Martzavou
Part three : Emotions in the public space
Emotionality in the political culture of the Graeco-Roman East : the role of acclamations / Christina T. Kuhn
A glimpse into the world of petitions : the case of Aurelia Artemis and her orphaned children / Chrysi Kotsifou
Make or break decisions : the archaeology of allegiance in Ephesos / Jane Masséglia
Part four : Emotions in interpersonal communication
'He is a liar, a bounder, and a cad' : the arousal of hostile emotions in Attic forensic oratory / Ed Sanders
'Being unable to come to you and lament and weep with you' : grief and condolence letters on papyrus / Chrysi Kotsifou
'Reasons to be cheerful' : conflicting emotions in the Drunken old women of Munich and Rome / Jane Masséglia
Envoi
The emotion seeks to be expressed : thoughts from a linguist's point of view / Maria Theodoropoulou.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the John W. Faires Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Chaniotis, Angelos.
John W. Faires Memorial Fund.
ISBN:
9783515102261
3515102264
Web link:
The John W. Faires Memorial Fund Home Page
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