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1794Enthronements  
SCOPE NOTE
  • Ritual events that accompany a person's accession to kingship or highest ecclesiastical office. As a rule, enthronements follow a specific ceremony that conveys symbolic legitimation to the person and the office, reinforces the claims of power that derive from the office, and invokes a representation of the social and political order that the office is considered to embody.
SOURCE
  • Bell 1997
CONTRIBUTOR
  • Katsiadakis Helen (AA)
CREATOR
  • Tzedopoulos Giorgos (AA)
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https://humanitiesthesaurus.academyofathens.gr/dyas-resource/Concept/1794
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