Myth and Society in Ancient Greece - Jean-Pierre Vernant
Vernant's provocative discussion of various institutions and practices including war, marriage, and sacrifice details the complex intersection of the religious, social, and political structures of ancient Greece. The book concludes with Vernant's authoritative genealogy of the study of myth from antiquity to structuralism and beyond.
Publisher: Zone Books
Published: October 1990
Dimensions: 15.24 x 2.54 x 22.86 cm