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.
|Titolo della pubblicazione ospite||Memory and religious experience in the Greco-Roman world|
|Numero di pagine||4|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2013|
|Nome||Potsdamer Altertumswissenschaftliche Beiträge 45|