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The Resource Constructions of the classical body, edited by James I. Porter

Constructions of the classical body, edited by James I. Porter

Label
Constructions of the classical body
Title
Constructions of the classical body
Statement of responsibility
edited by James I. Porter
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NJM
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • indexes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • (1990 :
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Porter, James I.
  • International Association for Philosophy and Literature
Series statement
The body, in theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human body
  • Human body
  • Human body in literature
  • Human figure in art
  • Civilization, Greco-Roman
  • Civilization, Greco-Roman
  • Human body in literature
  • Human body
  • Human figure in art
  • Greece
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
Constructions of the classical body, edited by James I. Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This book originated at a conference of the International Association for Philosophy and Literature, held at the University of California, Irvine, in 1990
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • From a grin to death : the body in Greek discovery of politics
  • S.C. Humphreys
  • Sexual bodybuilding : aeschines against Timarchus
  • Guilia Sissa
  • Odor and power in the Roman Empire
  • David S. Potter
  • Cicero's head
  • Amy Richlin
  • Roman blush : delicate matter of self-control
  • Carlin A. Barton
  • Smashing bodies : Corinthian Tydeus and Ismene Amphora
  • Anti-pygmalion : Praeceptor in Ars Amatoria, book 3
  • Eric Downing
  • Suffering body : philosophy and pain in Seneca's letters
  • Catharine Edwards
  • Chronic pain and the creation of narrative
  • Helen King
  • Truth contests and talking corpses
  • Maud W. Gleason
  • Sweet honey in the rock : pleasure, embodiment, and metaphor in late-antique platonism
  • Robert Lamberton
  • John Henderson
  • Ovid's body
  • Ralph Hexter
  • Herculean muscle : classicizing rhetoric of bodybuilding
  • Maria Wyke
  • Reflections on erotic desire in archaic and classical Greece
  • Froma I. Zeitlin
  • Dirt and desire : phenomenology of female pollution in antiquity
  • Anne Carson
  • Pindar and the prostitutes, or reading ancient "pornography"
  • Leslie Kurke
Control code
ocm57581255
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 397 pages
Isbn
9780472087792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Constructions of the classical body, edited by James I. Porter
Publication
Note
This book originated at a conference of the International Association for Philosophy and Literature, held at the University of California, Irvine, in 1990
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • From a grin to death : the body in Greek discovery of politics
  • S.C. Humphreys
  • Sexual bodybuilding : aeschines against Timarchus
  • Guilia Sissa
  • Odor and power in the Roman Empire
  • David S. Potter
  • Cicero's head
  • Amy Richlin
  • Roman blush : delicate matter of self-control
  • Carlin A. Barton
  • Smashing bodies : Corinthian Tydeus and Ismene Amphora
  • Anti-pygmalion : Praeceptor in Ars Amatoria, book 3
  • Eric Downing
  • Suffering body : philosophy and pain in Seneca's letters
  • Catharine Edwards
  • Chronic pain and the creation of narrative
  • Helen King
  • Truth contests and talking corpses
  • Maud W. Gleason
  • Sweet honey in the rock : pleasure, embodiment, and metaphor in late-antique platonism
  • Robert Lamberton
  • John Henderson
  • Ovid's body
  • Ralph Hexter
  • Herculean muscle : classicizing rhetoric of bodybuilding
  • Maria Wyke
  • Reflections on erotic desire in archaic and classical Greece
  • Froma I. Zeitlin
  • Dirt and desire : phenomenology of female pollution in antiquity
  • Anne Carson
  • Pindar and the prostitutes, or reading ancient "pornography"
  • Leslie Kurke
Control code
ocm57581255
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
viii, 397 pages
Isbn
9780472087792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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