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Religion in republican Rome

Jörg Rüpke

Religion in republican Rome

rationalization and religious change

by Jörg Rüpke

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religious life and customs,
  • Religion,
  • Religion and culture

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJörg Rüpke
    SeriesEmpire and after, Empire and after
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL803 .R87 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25102176M
    ISBN 109780812243949
    LC Control Number2011046059

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In Religion in Republican Rome Jörg Rüpke argues that religious change in the period is best understood as a process of rationalization: rules and principles were abstracted from practice, then made the object of a specialized discourse with its own rules of argument and institutional loci.

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Book Book Series. Frontmatter Pages i-iv. Download PDF. Free Access; Contents. Pages v-vi. Download PDF. Free Access; Introduction. Pages Get Access to Full Text. Chapter 1. The Background: Roman Religion of the Archaic and Early Republican Periods.

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"An erudite and fascinating book, and a very serious contribution to our understanding of the Roman republic."—Jeffrey Tatum, Victoria University of Wellington "This study is the most recent contribution to the area of Roman Republican religion by one of the most significant historians of .A trek of 32 Roman miles (c.

48 km) takes us over a range of hills to traverse a small plain where the River Pisaurus runs into the sea.

On the right bank of the river is a modest town: Colonia Iulia Felix Pisaurum (modern Pesaro), prosperous from its fishing, shipping, textile, and. Jörg Rüpke is Chair of Comparative Religion at the University of Erfurt and coordinator of the Priority Program of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft "Roman imperial and provincial religion".

His recent books include Religion of the Romans (), Rituals in Ink (), Fasti Sacerdotum (), Religion and Law, ed. with Clifford Ando, (), Zeit und Fest (), and Religions.