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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|LC Classifications||DG78 .M22 2000|
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|Pagination||lxviii, 375 p. :|
|Number of Pages||375|
|ISBN 10||0415159873, 0415159881|
|LC Control Number||99021404|
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Readings are assigned from books and/or articles. This is a review of five books by Brown: The World of Late Antiquity (), The Making of Late Antiquity (), Religion and Society (), The Cult of the Saints (), and Society and the Holy ().
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The best books on Religious and Social History in the Ancient World recommended by Robin Lane Fox. Cultural and philosophical changes that occurred in late antiquity are essential to our understanding of the world today, but few us know much about that period.
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Many of the readings are works by authors recognizable to even non-historians, such as Muhammed, St Patrick, Gregory the /5(3). Inscribing faith in late antiquity: between reading and seeing. whose importance for the liturgically-charged interior of sacred buildings of the late antique book-religions is again correctly emphasized.
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Christianity in late antiquity traces Christianity during the Christian Roman Empire – the period from the rise of Christianity under Emperor Constantine (c.
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Inscribing Faith in Late Antiquity considers the Greek and Latin texts inscribed in churches and chapels in the late antique Mediterranean (c. – CE), compares them to similar texts from pagan, Jewish, and Muslim spaces of worship, and explores how they functioned both textually and visually.
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Offers a new history of male sexual aggression through the lens of female virginity; Updates Daniel Boyarin's influental argument about Rabbinic masculinity, arguing that Boyarin's gentle male is unique to Babylonia. History of Europe - History of Europe - Late antiquity: the reconfiguration of the Roman world: The Roman Empire of late antiquity was no longer the original empire of its founder, Augustus, nor was it even the 2nd-century entity of the emperor Marcus Aurelius.
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This collection draws from Greek, Latin, Syriac, Hebrew, Coptic, Persian, Arabic and Armenian sources, some translated into English for the first time.