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Published: 25 October 2007

224 Pages


ISBN: 9780199227334

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Guilt by Descent

Moral Inheritance and Decision Making in Greek Tragedy

N. J. Sewell-Rutter

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • A fresh exploration of some of the classic questions concerning inherited guilt, curses, and divine causation in Greek tragedy
  • All Greek and Latin quotations have a translation attached, making the study thoroughly accessible to non-specialists