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The Resource Dreaming in Byzantium and beyond, edited by Christine Angelidi and George T. Calofonos

Dreaming in Byzantium and beyond, edited by Christine Angelidi and George T. Calofonos

Label
Dreaming in Byzantium and beyond
Title
Dreaming in Byzantium and beyond
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christine Angelidi and George T. Calofonos
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book - the first collection of studies on Byzantine dreams to be published - aims to demonstrate the importance of closely examining dreams in Byzantium in their wider historical and cultural, as well as narrative, context. The remarkable number of dream narratives in Byzantine hagiography, historiography, rhetoric, epistolography, and romance attests to the cardinal function of dreams as vehicles of meaning in politics, religion and literature. The essays provide a broad variety of perspectives, exploring gender, eroticism, Greco-Roman and Islamic influences, psychoanalysis and anthropol
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
949.5/02072
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DF505
LC item number
.D74 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Angelidē, Christina
  • Calofonos, George T.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Byzantine Empire
  • Dreams
  • Dream interpretation
  • Byzantine literature
  • Christian literature, Byzantine
  • Dreams in literature
  • Christian hagiography
  • Literature
  • Sleep
  • Imagination
  • Humanities
  • Cognition
  • Psychophysiology
  • Psychological Phenomena and Processes
  • Mental Processes
  • Psychiatry and Psychology
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Dreams
  • HISTORY
  • Byzantine literature
  • Christian hagiography
  • Christian literature, Byzantine
  • Dream interpretation
  • Dreams
  • Dreams in literature
  • Byzantine Empire
Label
Dreaming in Byzantium and beyond, edited by Christine Angelidi and George T. Calofonos
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dreaming in the life of Cyril Phileotes / Margaret Mullett -- The morphology of healing dreams : dream and therapy in Byzantine collections of miracle stories / Stavroula Constantinou -- Ecstasy as a form of visionary experience in early Byzantine monastic literature / Bettina Krönung -- The heavenly city : religious and secular visions of the other world in Byzantine literature / Carolina Cupane -- A little revelation for personal use / Christine Angelidi -- Procopius's dream before the campaign against Libya : a reading of wars 3.12.1-5 / Ilias Anagnostakis -- Dream narratives in the continuation of Theophanes / George T. Calofonos -- The historiography of dreaming in medieval Byzantium / Paul Magdalino -- The dream-key manuals of Byzantium / Steven M. Oberhelman -- Byzantine and Islamic dream interpretation : a comparative approach to the problem of "reality" vs. "literary tradition" / Maria Mavroudi -- Fluid dreams, solid consciences : erotic dreams in Byzantium / Charis Messis -- Gender ambiguity in dreams of conversion, prophecy and creativity / Barbara Tedlock -- Psychoanalysis and Byzantine oneirografia / Catia Galatariotou
Control code
880147791
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472433053
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880147791
Label
Dreaming in Byzantium and beyond, edited by Christine Angelidi and George T. Calofonos
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dreaming in the life of Cyril Phileotes / Margaret Mullett -- The morphology of healing dreams : dream and therapy in Byzantine collections of miracle stories / Stavroula Constantinou -- Ecstasy as a form of visionary experience in early Byzantine monastic literature / Bettina Krönung -- The heavenly city : religious and secular visions of the other world in Byzantine literature / Carolina Cupane -- A little revelation for personal use / Christine Angelidi -- Procopius's dream before the campaign against Libya : a reading of wars 3.12.1-5 / Ilias Anagnostakis -- Dream narratives in the continuation of Theophanes / George T. Calofonos -- The historiography of dreaming in medieval Byzantium / Paul Magdalino -- The dream-key manuals of Byzantium / Steven M. Oberhelman -- Byzantine and Islamic dream interpretation : a comparative approach to the problem of "reality" vs. "literary tradition" / Maria Mavroudi -- Fluid dreams, solid consciences : erotic dreams in Byzantium / Charis Messis -- Gender ambiguity in dreams of conversion, prophecy and creativity / Barbara Tedlock -- Psychoanalysis and Byzantine oneirografia / Catia Galatariotou
Control code
880147791
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781472433053
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)880147791

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