Orthodoxy And The Courts In Late Antiquity

Pub Date : 2007-11-01 | Author : Caroline Humfress | Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN 10 : 9780198208419
ISBN 13 : 0198208413

Approaching the subject of late Roman law from the perspective of legal practice revealed in courtroom processes, Caroline Humfress argues for a vibrant culture of forensic argumen..

Being Christian In Late Antiquity

Pub Date : 2014-01-30 | Author : Carol Harrison | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191629532
ISBN 13 : 0191629537

What do we mean when we talk about 'being Christian' in Late Antiquity? This volume brings together sixteen world-leading scholars of ancient Judaism, Christianity and, Greco-Roman..

The Oxford Handbook Of Late Antiquity

Pub Date : 2012-10-11 | Author : Scott Fitzgerald Johnson | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199996339
ISBN 13 : 0199996334

The Oxford Handbook of Late Antiquity offers an innovative overview of a period (c. 300-700 CE) that has become increasingly central to scholarly debates over the history of wester..

Christianization And Communication In Late Antiquity

Pub Date : 2006-10-19 | Author : Jaclyn L. Maxwell | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781139460477
ISBN 13 : 1139460471

How did ordinary people and Church authorities communicate with each other in late antiquity and how did this interaction affect the processes of Christianization in the Roman Empi..

Heresy And Identity In Late Antiquity

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Eduard Iricinschi | Publisher : Mohr Siebeck

ISBN 10 : 316149122X
ISBN 13 : 9783161491221

The papers collected in this volume shift the focus away from "heretics" and "heresy" to heresiological discourse, by contextualizing the late antique Jewish and Christian groups t..

Imperial Rome Ad 284 To 363 The New Empire

Pub Date : 2012-03-07 | Author : Jill Harries | Publisher : Edinburgh University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780748653959
ISBN 13 : 0748653953

This book is about the reinvention of the Roman Empire during the eighty years between the accession of Diocletian and the death of Julian. How had it changed? The emperors were st..

A Companion To Augustine

Pub Date : 2015-05-26 | Author : Mark Vessey | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781119025559
ISBN 13 : 1119025559

A Companion to Augustine presents a fresh collection of scholarship by leading academics with a new approach to contextualizing Augustine and his works within the multi-disciplinar..