Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 May 2012

1792 Pages

10.6 x 7.9 inches

ISBN: 9780199545568

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The Oxford Classical Dictionary

Fourth Edition

Edited by Simon Hornblower, Antony Spawforth, and Esther Eidinow

  • The most up-to-date, authoritative, and comprehensive one-volume dictionary in the field of classics.
  • Established reference work covering all aspects of the classical era; now revised and updated to incorporate the very latest research and developments.
  • Entries new to the fourth edition include Presocratic philosophy, Jewish art, Carian language, emotions, gender, personification, and theatricality.
  • Broad coverage and inclusion of anthropology and reception as two new focus areas, with entries on dance reception, film, opera, and creolization, kinship, and materiality.