Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
xvii, 513 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction Mapping out communitas : performances of theōria in their sacred and political context / Barbara Kowalzig Hiketai and theōroi at Epidauros / Fred Naiden Pilgrimage to the Oracle of Apollo at Delphi : patterns of public and private consultation / Michael Arnush "Pilgrimage" and Greek religion : sacred and secular in the pagan polis / Scott Scullion Down-stream to the cat-goddess : Herodotus on Egyptian pilgrimage / Ian Rutherford Philosopher at the festival : Plato's transformation of traditional theōria / Andrea Wilson Nightingale Body in space : visual dynamics in Graeco-Roman healing pilgrimage / Alexia Petsalis-Diomidis Mucianus and a touch of the miraculous : pilgrimage and tourism in Roman Asia Minor / George Williamson Pilgrimage as elite habitus : educated pilgrims in sacred landscape during the Second Sophistic / Marco Galli Construction of religious space in Pausanias / William Hutton Journey to the end of the world / Andrew Fear Pilgrims and ethnographers : in search of the Syrian goddess / J.L. Lightfoot Divine and human feet: records of pilgrims honouring Isis / Sarolta A. Takács Rabbi Aqiba comes to Rome : a Jewish pilgrimage in reverse? / David Noy "Intermingled until the end of time" : ambiguity as a central condition of early Christian pilgrimage / Wendy Pullan Piety and passion : contest and consensus in the audiences for early Christian pilgrimage / Jaś Elsner Urban shrine and rural saint in fifth-century Alexandria / David Frankfurter.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -500) and index.