Performing Oaths in Classical Greek Drama by Judith Fletcher
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0521762731 | 288 pages | PDF | 1,3 MB
Oaths were ubiquitous rituals in ancient Athenian legal, commercial, civic and international spheres. Their importance is reflected by the fact that much of surviving Greek drama features a formal oath sworn before the audience. This is the first comprehensive study of that phenomenon.