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Name Yulia Ustinova
Position Professor
Institutional Affiliation Department of General History, Ben Gurion University of the Negev
Latitude 31.260989
Longitude 34.801225
Research Interests

Ancient Greek religion and its role within the society

Websites http://in.bgu.ac.il/en/humsos/ghistory/Pages/staff/yulia_ustinova.aspx

The Supreme Gods of the Bosporan Kingdom: Celestial Aphrodite and the Most High God, Leiden (Brill), 1999

Caves and the Ancient Greek Mind. Descending Underground in the Search for Ultimate Truth, Oxford (Oxford University Press), 2009

Divine Mania: Alteration of Consiousness in Ancient Greece, London (Routledge) 2018

recent papers:

Ustinova, Y. 2011. “Consciousness Alteration Practices in the West from Prehistory to Late Antiquity”, in Altering Consciousness. Multidisciplinary Perspectives. Eds. E. Cardeña and M. Winkelman. Vol. 1. History, Culture, and the Humanities. Santa Barbara, Praeger, p. 45-71

Ustinova, Y., 2012. "Madness into Memory: Mania and Mnêmê in Greek Culture," Scripta Classica Israelica 31, pp. 109-132.

“Modes of Prophecy, or Modern Arguments in Support of the Ancient Approach,” Kernos 26, 2013, pp. 25-44.

"To Live in Joy and Die with Hope: Experiential Aspects of Ancient Greek Mystery Rites," Bulletin of the Institute of Classical Studies, 56. 2, 2013, pp. 105-123.

with E. Cardeña, “Combat Stress Disorders and Their Treatment in Ancient Greece,” Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, June 2, 2015, pp. 1-20.

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