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The Mother of the Gods, Athens, and the tyranny of Asia

Mark Henderson Munn

The Mother of the Gods, Athens, and the tyranny of Asia

a study of sovereignty in ancient religion

by Mark Henderson Munn

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English


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StatementMark Henderson Munn.
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LC ClassificationsBL
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 452 p. :
Number of Pages452
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Open LibraryOL22742681M
ISBN 100520243498

  Great Mother of the Gods, also called Cybele, Cybebe, or Agdistis, ancient Oriental and Greco-Roman deity, known by a variety of local names; the name Cybele or Cybebe predominates in Greek and Roman literature from about the 5th century bc onward. Her full official Roman name was Mater Deum Magna Idaea (Great Idaean Mother of the Gods). Legends agree in locating the rise of . An original and compelling consideration of the relations between the Greeks and the dominant powers of western Asia, The Mother of the Gods, Athens, and the Tyranny of Asia is the first thorough examination of the way that religious cult practice and thought influenced political activities during and after the sixth and fifth centuries B.C.

The Mother of the Gods, Athens, and the Tyranny of Asia: A Study of Sovereignty in Ancient Religion. By Mark Munn. Robin Waterfield. Lakonia, Greece. Search for more papers by this author. Robin Waterfield. Lakonia, Greece. Search for more papers by this author. First published: 07 June The University of Chicago Press. Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center.

Download Citation | Munn (M.) The Mother of the Gods, Athens, and the Tyranny of Asia. A Study of Sovereignty in Ancient Religion. Pp. xxii + , ills, maps. Berkeley, Los Angeles and London. This chapter considers how the metaphysics of Asiatic kingship, or the ideology of tyranny, related to concepts of the physical world. The earliest Ionian maps of the world, attributed to the Milesians Anaximander and Hecataeus, described physical relationships between continents and seas at a time when the centers of sovereign power in Asia and in the Greek world were in flux.


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[Mark Henderson Munn] -- Among maternal deities of the Greek pantheon, the Mother of the Gods was a paradox. Conflict and resolution were played out symbolically, Munn shows, and the goddess of Lydian tyranny was eventually.Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Mother of the Gods, Athens, and the Tyranny of Asia: A Study of Sovereignty in Ancient Religion at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.The Mother of the Gods, Athens, and the Tyranny of Asia: A Study of Sovereignty in Ancient Religion View larger image daring, and ambitious comparison of Greek and Asiatic ideologies from the time of Midas to the Persian empire.

Using the Lydian goddess of sovereignty as a touchstone, Munn demonstrates that divinities were not static types.