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The Corinthian body [electronic resource] / Dale B. Martin.
INITIAL_TITLE_SRCH:
The Corinthian body [electronic resource] / Dale B. Martin.
Publication Date:
1995
ISBN:
9780585356556
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-321) and indexes.
Contents:
Hierarchy -- The body in Greco-Roman culture -- The rhetoric of the body politic -- The body's economy -- Tongues of angels in the body of Christ -- The resurrected body -- Pollution -- The body, disease, and pollution -- Sex, food, and the pollution of the Corinthian body -- The dangers of desire -- Prophylactic veils.
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
online resource
Language:
English