The Strangeness of Gods by S.C. Humphreys
|Title||The Strangeness of Gods|
|Publisher||Oxford University Press on Demand|
|Language||English, Spanish, and French|
Gods are supernatural and strange. Human attempts to understand them are entangled with the effort to understand all human experience. Rather than dismissing religion as conservative and traditionalistic, Humphreys argues that ancient Athenians thought about their rites as well as celebrating them.