CARL NEWELL JACKSON LECTURES
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Ancient Mystery Cults

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$29.00 • £23.95 • €26.00

ISBN 9780674033870

Publication Date: 10/15/1989

Short

192 pages

6 x 9 inches

2 line illustrations, 10 halftones

Carl Newell Jackson Lectures

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  • Introduction
  • 1. Personal Needs in This Life and after Death
  • 2. Organization and Identities
  • 3. Theologia and Mysteries: Myth, Allegory, and Platonism
  • 4. The Extraordinary Experience
  • Abbreviations
  • Bibliography
  • Notes
  • Index of Greek Terms
  • General Index

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