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The family in late antiquity

the rise of Christianity and the endurance of tradition

by Geoffrey S. Nathan

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome.
    • Subjects:
    • Family -- Rome,
    • Family -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History of doctrines -- Early church, ca. 30-600

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 246-261) and index.

      StatementGeoffrey S. Nathan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ511 .N37 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 271 p. ;
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL40268M
      ISBN 100415166659
      LC Control Number99030699

      Get this from a library! The family in late antiquity: the rise of Christianity and the endurance of tradition. [Geoffrey S Nathan] -- "In the first comprehensive study of the family in the later Roman Empire - from approximately AD to - Geoffrey Nathan analyses the classical Roman family as well as early Christian notions.   This is the first book to scrutinise the interplay between family, children and asceticism in the rise of Christianity. Drawing on texts of Christian authors of the late fourth and early fifth centuries the volume approaches the study of family dynamics and childhood from Price: $

        Catherine M. Chin and Caroline T. Schroeder, eds. Melania: Early Christianity Through the Life of One Family. Christianity in Late Antiquity. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. ISBN $ Melania is a tribute to the renowned historian Elizabeth Clark. It is a tribute in a concrete and rather obvious sense, in that the volume is dedicated to Clark and most Author: Virginia Burrus. The first part treats the late antique family in fairly straightforward terms, covering marriage (both legal and unofficial), children, domestic slaves, etc. Sessa also correctly notes the minimal impacts of Christianity on the family. along with Peter Brown’s The World of Late Antiquity, this book will become standard required reading in Author: Geoffrey Nathan.

        Melania and Melania: Two Vexing Icons of Early Christianity. By Caroline T. Schroeder, co-editor of Melania: Early Christianity through the Life of One Family This guest post is part of a blog series related to Christianity in Late Antiquity, the official book series . Egypt in Late Antiquity. Roger S. Bagnall. Paperback ISBN: $55/£ This book brings together a vast amount of information pertaining to the society, economy, and culture of a province important to understanding the entire eastern part of the later Roman Empire. Focusing on Egypt from the accession of Diocletian in to the.


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