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Author Name:    SULLIVAN, Shirley Darcus

Title:   Psychological Activity in Homer : A Study of Phren

Publisher:    Carleton University Press, Ottawa, 1988, ISBN:0886290775 

Seller ID:   102398

SULLIVAN, Shirley Darcus. Psychological Activity in Homer : A Study of Phren. Ottawa: Carleton University Press, 1988. First Paperback Printing. Pp. (7),viii-ix,(1),1-303,(7). 8vo, decorated blue card covers. "This study discusses psychological activity in Homer and the Homeric Hymns by focusing on a specific psychic term, 'phren'. In general this term designates an entityresponsible for psychological activity including thought, emotion and will . It also acts as a seat of a person's moral character. The study examines in particular the wide range of meaning of this term, seeking especially toclarify the relationship of a person to his or her phren. Broad questions on Homeric psychology are also treated." - from the rear cover. Contents: 1. Approaches to Homeric Psychology; 2. The Original meaning of Phren; 3. Phrenes within the Person; 4. Phrenes as Locatino, Instrument, Accompaniment;5. A Person Relates to Phrenes; 6. Phrenes as Object and Specific Location ; 7. Chief Features of Phren. Spine sunned to white, bottom edge sunned to pale blue, else very good. 35.00

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