Reference Entry

purification, Greek

Robert Christopher Towneley Parker

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

Third edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198606413
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780199567386
purification, Greek

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(καθαρμός). The concept of ‘purification’, like that of pollution, was applied in very diverse ways in Greek ritual.

Reference Entry.  566 words. 

Subjects: Classical Studies

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