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Published by Brill in Leiden .
Written in English


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Statementedited by William Bowden, Adam Gutteridge and Carlos Machado.
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LC ClassificationsHN
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 656 p. :
Number of Pages656
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Open LibraryOL22769632M
ISBN 109789004144149

Read the full-text online edition of A Companion to Late Antiquity (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, A Companion to Late Antiquity. A Companion to Late Antiquity. By Philip Rousseau, Jutta Raithel. No cover image. A Companion to Late Antiquity social, and political life;. The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity is the first comprehensive reference book covering every aspect of history, culture, religion, and life in Europe, the Mediterranean, and the Near East (including the Persian Empire and Central Asia) between the mid-3rd and the mid-8th centuries AD, the era now generally known as Late Antiquity.

Books shelved as social-political: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates, by George Orwell, Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture.   The first book to focus on the social impact of warfare and the Roman army in Late Antiquity. Explores the implications of war and the army in a broad range of areas encompassing politics, the economy, and social life Pays particular attention to the experience of .

  The texts included in this volume provide the original Latin for the selections that are translated in People, Personal Expression, and Social Relations in Late Antiquity, Volume I. The selected texts gathered from 70 different sources offer the reader firsthand experience with the ways that the Latin language was being used during the Pages: Conventional wisdom suggests that the Platonist philosophers of Late Antiquity — from Plotinus in the 3rd century to the 6th-century schools in Athens and Alexandria — neglected the political dimension of their Platonic heritage in their concentration on an otherworldly life. This book presents a reappraisal of these thinkers, arguing that their otherworldliness involved, rather than.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxx, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: Bibliographic essays. Political life in late antiquity: a bibliographic essay / Luke Lavan ; Social life in late antiquity: a bibliographic essay / Lukas Schachner --The Roman state: from identity to ucting Roman identities in late antiquity?: material culture.

PROSE Award finalist in the Classics category!A Social and Cultural History of Late Antiquity examines the social and cultural landscape of the Late Antique Mediterranean.

The text offers a picture of everyday life as it was lived in the spaces around and between two of the most memorable and towering figures of the timeConstantine and : Douglas Boin. This book examines a number of themes relating to social and political life in Late Antiquity. The first part of the book considers how the powers of the emperor, state and civic authorities were expressed in the phyiscal environment, and how coinage and material culture were caught up in the political life of the period.

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The first part of the book considers how the powers of the emperor, state and civic authorities were expressed in the phyiscal environment, and how coinage and material culture were caught up in.

William Bowden is Lecturer in Roman Archaeology at the University of Nottingham. He specialises in the archaeology of Roman and late antique Greece and Albania. Recent publications include Epirus Vetus: the Archaeology of a Late Antique Province ().

Adam Gutteridge is the Artemis A.W. & Martha Joukowsky Postdoctoral Fellow at the Pembroke Center, Brown s: Bowden, Gutteridge. A Social and Cultural History of Late Antiquity examines the social and cultural landscape of the Late Antique Mediterranean.

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Peter Brown is the Philip and Beulah Rollins Professor of History at Princeton University. He is credited with having created the field of study referred to as late antiquity ( A.D.), the period during which Rome fell, the three major monotheistic religions took shape, and Christianity spread across Europe.

[Authors and titles are listed at the end of the review.] Social and Political Life in Late Antiquity (edited by William Bowden, Adam Gutteridge and Carlos Machado), is the third in a series of somewhat massive Late Antique Archaeology volumes arising from Oxford conferences (a fourth, on technology, is in press and expected to appear late in ).).

It challenges the tendency of political Author: Tamara Lewit. Social and political life in late Antiquity. Leiden ; Boston: Brill, (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: William Bowden; Adam Gutteridge; Carlos Machado.

Late antiquity is a periodization used by historians to describe the time of transition from classical antiquity to the Middle Ages in mainland Europe, the Mediterranean world, and the Near popularization of this periodization in English has generally been credited to historian Peter Brown, after the publication of his seminal work The World of Late Antiquity ().

This sourcebook illustrates the dramatic political, social and religious transformations of Late Antiquity through the words of the men and women who experienced them. Drawing from Greek, Latin, Syriac, Hebrew, Coptic, Persian, Arabic and Armenian sources, the carefully chosen passages illuminate the lives of emperors, abbesses, aristocrats.

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.

This book examines a number of themes relating to social and political life in Late Antiquity. The first part of the book considers how the powers of the emperor, state and civic authorities were expressed in the physical environment, and how coinage and material culture were caught up in.

Douglas Boin’s new book is the last in a new series of books, produced by Wiley-Blackwell, that explores the social and cultural worlds of the Mediterranean basin in antiquity.

As a textbook, this book is ambitious. No other book that covers late antiquity is quite like it. The status of women and their role in Late Antiquity has been a topic of inquiry among historians. It is a particularly challenging study to achieve a degree of certainty because of the biases present in historical evidence.

This paper shall explore Author: Taylor A. Marcusson. She is the author of Plutarch's Practical Ethics: The Social Dynamics of Philosophy, and editor of Libanius: A Critical Introduction. Peter Van Nuffelen is Professor of Ancient History at Ghent University, Belgium.

His main research interests are the religious history of the ancient world and Late Antiquity. This article begins with a brief overview of The Oxford Handbook of Late Antiquity, which attempts to integrate all the interpretive systems (economic, social, artistic, religious, cultural) while maintaining a broad geographical perspective—from the Atlantic to Central Asia.

The discussion then turns to the challenges of recreating the mental world of Late : Hervé Inglebert. The book is richly illustrated and filled with maps, lists of rulers and key events. A Social and Cultural History of Late Antiquity is an essential guide that: Paints a rich picture of daily life in Late Antique that is not simply centered on Rome, Constantinople, or Christianity Balances a thematic approach with rigorous attention to chronologyBrand: Wiley.

PROSE Award finalist in the Classics category! A Social and Cultural History of Late Antiquity examines the social and cultural landscape of the Late Antique Mediterranean.

The text offers a picture of everyday life as it was lived in the spaces around and between two of the most memorable and towering figures of the time—Constantine and : Douglas Boin.

Philip Rousseau is Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Early Christian Studies and Director of the Center for the Study of Early Christianity at the Catholic University of America. He is the author of The Early Christian Centuries (), Basil of Caesarea (), Pachomius: The Making of a Community in Fourth-Century Egypt (), and Ascetics, Authority and the Church in the Age of Jerome ().Late Midrashic Paytanic and Targumic literature Avigdor Shinan; Jewish magic in late antiquity Michael D.

Swartz; Jewish folk literature in late antiquity Eli Yassif; Early forms of Jewish mysticism Rachel Elior; The political, social and economic history of Babylonian Jewry, c Isaiah M. Gafni;