The Greeks and the Irrational

The Greeks and the Irrational

by E. R. Dodds, Eric R. Dodds

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ISBN-13: 9780520003279
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication date: 12/01/1962
Series: Sather Classical Lectures Series , #25
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

IAgamemnon's Apology1
IIFrom Shame-Culture to Guilt-Culture28
IIIThe Blessings of Madness64
IVDream-Pattern and Culture-Pattern102
VThe Greek Shamans and the Origin of Puritanism135
VIRationalism and Reaction in the Classical Age179
VIIPlato, the Irrational Soul, and the Inherited Conglomerate207
VIIIThe Fear of Freedom236
Appendix IMaenadism270
Appendix IITheurgy283
Index315

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