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By Margaret Alexiou,Dimitrios Yatromanolakis,Panagiotis Roilos

Margaret Alexiou's The Ritual Lament in Greek culture, first released in 1974, has lengthy seeing that been verified as a vintage in numerous fields. this can be the single everyday and diachronic learn of discovered and well known lament and its socio-cultural contexts all through Greek culture during which an exceptional range of assets are built-in to provide a finished and penetrating synthesis. Its interdisciplinary orientation and wide scope have rendered The Ritual Lament in Greek culture an crucial reference paintings for classicists, byzantinists, neohellenists, folklorists, and anthropologists. Now a moment variation, revised by means of Dimitrios Yatromanolakis and Panagiotis Roilos, has been made on hand. This re-creation additionally contains a precious up to date bibliography on ritual lament and loss of life in Greek culture.

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