Introduction

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Abstract

This introduction suggests regarding‘religion’ as a cultural product. The relationship between religion and memory can be investigated through thepractice of oath-taking, a particularly sophisticated social tool in ancient Greece. It concerns, in fact, both the status of social trust and problematic intercourses between gods and human beings, who fi nd in oath a regulated and effective space of interrelation.
Lingua originaleEnglish
Titolo della pubblicazione ospiteMemory and religious experience in the Greco-Roman world
Pagine7-10
Numero di pagine4
Stato di pubblicazionePublished - 2013

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NomePotsdamer Altertumswissenschaftliche Beiträge 45

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Cusumano, N. (2013). Introduction. In Memory and religious experience in the Greco-Roman world (pagg. 7-10). (Potsdamer Altertumswissenschaftliche Beiträge 45).