Cybele, Attis and Related Cults: Essays in Memory of M.J. Vermaseren Eugene N. Lane

ISBN: 9789004101968

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442 pages


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Cybele, Attis and Related Cults: Essays in Memory of M.J. Vermaseren  by  Eugene N. Lane

Cybele, Attis and Related Cults: Essays in Memory of M.J. Vermaseren by Eugene N. Lane
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This volume brings together articles on the cult of the mother-goddess Cybele and her consort Attis, from the emergence of the religion in Anatolia through its expansion into Greece and Italy to the latest times of the Roman Empire and its farthestMoreThis volume brings together articles on the cult of the mother-goddess Cybele and her consort Attis, from the emergence of the religion in Anatolia through its expansion into Greece and Italy to the latest times of the Roman Empire and its farthest extent west, the Iberian Peninsula.

It combines the work of established scholars with that of young researchers in the field, and represents a truly international perspective. The reader will find treatment inter alia of Cybeles emasculated priests, the Galli- the dissemination of Cybele-cult through the harbour city, Miletus- the cult of Cybele in Ephesus- the rock-cut sanctuary of Cybele at Akrai in Sicily- the competition between the Cybele-cult and Christianity- and the role of Attis in Neo-Platonic philosophy.



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