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Unformatted text preview: • The Olympians o Cult was established by the 6 th Century BC. o Zeus as head (“father”) of gods and men o List is flexible o Concerns and activities of the Greeks themselves o A reflection of the organization of the Greek family and the tensions between the sexes. • Zeus, Lord of the Sky o ZEUS (from DI- “shine or Sky”) “Father of Gods and Men” o Strength o The Aegis (‘goat skin’) o Weapons Thunderbol...
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2012 for the course CLT 4451 taught by Professor Andrewnichols during the Fall '11 term at University of Florida.
- Fall '11