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The Resource Bodies of evidence : ancient anatomical votives past, present and future, edited by Jane Draycott, University of Glasgow and Emma-Jayne Graham, The Open University

Bodies of evidence : ancient anatomical votives past, present and future, edited by Jane Draycott, University of Glasgow and Emma-Jayne Graham, The Open University

Label
Bodies of evidence : ancient anatomical votives past, present and future
Title
Bodies of evidence
Title remainder
ancient anatomical votives past, present and future
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jane Draycott, University of Glasgow and Emma-Jayne Graham, The Open University
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
292.3/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL795.V6
LC item number
B63 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Draycott, Jane
Series statement
Medicine and the body in antiquity
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greece
  • Rome
  • Votive offerings
  • Votive offerings
  • Human body
  • Human body
  • Religion
  • Votive offerings
  • Greece
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
Bodies of evidence : ancient anatomical votives past, present and future, edited by Jane Draycott, University of Glasgow and Emma-Jayne Graham, The Open University
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [241]-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Corpora in Connection: Anatomical Votives and the Confession Stelai of Lydia and Phrygia / Justine Potts -- 2. Partible Humans and Permeable Gods: Anatomical Votives and Personhood in the Sanctuaries of Central Italy / Emma-Jayne Graham -- 3. Anatomical Votives (and Swaddled Babies): from Republican Italy to Roman Gaul / Olivier de Cazanove -- 4. Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow: The Use of Real, False and Artificial Hair as Votive Offerings / Jane Draycott -- 5. Demeter as an Ophthalmologist? Eye Votives and the Cult of Demeter and Kore / Georgia Petridou -- 6. Wombs for the Gods / Rebecca Flemming -- 7. Ritual and Meaning: Contextualising Votive Terracotta Infants in Hellenistic Italy / Fay Glinister -- 8. The foot as gnōrisma / Sara Chiarini -- 9. The Open Man: Anatomical Votive Busts Between the History of Medicine and Archaeology / Laurent Haumesser -- 10. Fragmentation and the Body's Boundaries: Reassessing the Body in Parts / Ellen Adams -- 11. Votive Genitalia in the Wellcome Collection: Modern Receptions of Ancient Sexual Anatomy / Jen Grove -- 12. Votive Futures: an Afterword / Jessica Hughes
Control code
957077719
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 271 pages
Isbn
9781472450807
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016029146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)957077719
Label
Bodies of evidence : ancient anatomical votives past, present and future, edited by Jane Draycott, University of Glasgow and Emma-Jayne Graham, The Open University
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [241]-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Corpora in Connection: Anatomical Votives and the Confession Stelai of Lydia and Phrygia / Justine Potts -- 2. Partible Humans and Permeable Gods: Anatomical Votives and Personhood in the Sanctuaries of Central Italy / Emma-Jayne Graham -- 3. Anatomical Votives (and Swaddled Babies): from Republican Italy to Roman Gaul / Olivier de Cazanove -- 4. Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow: The Use of Real, False and Artificial Hair as Votive Offerings / Jane Draycott -- 5. Demeter as an Ophthalmologist? Eye Votives and the Cult of Demeter and Kore / Georgia Petridou -- 6. Wombs for the Gods / Rebecca Flemming -- 7. Ritual and Meaning: Contextualising Votive Terracotta Infants in Hellenistic Italy / Fay Glinister -- 8. The foot as gnōrisma / Sara Chiarini -- 9. The Open Man: Anatomical Votive Busts Between the History of Medicine and Archaeology / Laurent Haumesser -- 10. Fragmentation and the Body's Boundaries: Reassessing the Body in Parts / Ellen Adams -- 11. Votive Genitalia in the Wellcome Collection: Modern Receptions of Ancient Sexual Anatomy / Jen Grove -- 12. Votive Futures: an Afterword / Jessica Hughes
Control code
957077719
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 271 pages
Isbn
9781472450807
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016029146
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)957077719

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