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The Resource Cunning intelligence in Greek culture and society : la Metis des grecs, Marcel Detienne and Jean-Pierre Vernant ; translated from the French by Janet Lloyd

Cunning intelligence in Greek culture and society : la Metis des grecs, Marcel Detienne and Jean-Pierre Vernant ; translated from the French by Janet Lloyd

Label
Cunning intelligence in Greek culture and society : la Metis des grecs
Title
Cunning intelligence in Greek culture and society
Title remainder
la Metis des grecs
Statement of responsibility
Marcel Detienne and Jean-Pierre Vernant ; translated from the French by Janet Lloyd
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
GSU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Detienne, Marcel
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1914-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vernant, Jean-Pierre
Series statement
European philosophy and the human sciences
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Reasoning
  • Greece
Label
Cunning intelligence in Greek culture and society : la Metis des grecs, Marcel Detienne and Jean-Pierre Vernant ; translated from the French by Janet Lloyd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of Les ruses d'intelligence
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: page [327]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The ploys of cunning. Antilochus' race ; The fox and the octopus -- The conquest of power. The combats of Zeus ; The union with Metis and the sovereignty of the sky -- At the origins of the world. The orphic Metis and the cuttle-fish of Thetis -- The divine forms of knowledge: Athena, Hephaestus. The eye of bronze ; The live bit ; The 'sea crow' ; The feet of Hephaestus -- Conclusion. The circle and the bond
Control code
4237674
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
337 pages
Isbn
9780391007406
Isbn Type
(USA)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)197505
Label
Cunning intelligence in Greek culture and society : la Metis des grecs, Marcel Detienne and Jean-Pierre Vernant ; translated from the French by Janet Lloyd
Publication
Note
  • Translation of Les ruses d'intelligence
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: page [327]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The ploys of cunning. Antilochus' race ; The fox and the octopus -- The conquest of power. The combats of Zeus ; The union with Metis and the sovereignty of the sky -- At the origins of the world. The orphic Metis and the cuttle-fish of Thetis -- The divine forms of knowledge: Athena, Hephaestus. The eye of bronze ; The live bit ; The 'sea crow' ; The feet of Hephaestus -- Conclusion. The circle and the bond
Control code
4237674
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
337 pages
Isbn
9780391007406
Isbn Type
(USA)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)197505

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