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The Resource Transformations of late antiquity : essays for Peter Brown, [edited by] Philip Rousseau, Manolis Papoutsakis

Transformations of late antiquity : essays for Peter Brown, [edited by] Philip Rousseau, Manolis Papoutsakis

Label
Transformations of late antiquity : essays for Peter Brown
Title
Transformations of late antiquity
Title remainder
essays for Peter Brown
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Philip Rousseau, Manolis Papoutsakis
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
This book focuses on a simple dynamic: the taking in hand of a heritage, the variety of changes induced within it, and the handing on of that legacy to new generations. Our contributors suggest, from different standpoints, that this dynamic represented the essence of 'late antiquity'
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
937/.09
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Language note
Two chapters in French; one chapter in Italian
LC call number
DG77
LC item number
.T73 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brown, Peter
  • Rousseau, Philip
  • Papoutsakis, Emmanuel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Classical
  • Rome
Label
Transformations of late antiquity : essays for Peter Brown, [edited by] Philip Rousseau, Manolis Papoutsakis
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0816/2008016618.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Festschrift
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Crosses, icons and the image of Christ in Edessa : the place of iconophobia in the Christian-Muslim controversies of early Islamic times
  • Sidney H. Griffith
  • Alle origini della tradizione pagana su Costantino e il senato romano
  • Rita Lizzi Testa
  • Four funerals and a wedding : this world and the next in fourth-century Rome
  • John Matthews
  • Les réticences de saint Augustin face aux légendes hagiographiques d'après la lettre Divjak 29*
  • Claude Lepelley
  • Language, morality and cult : Augustine and Varro
  • Philip Rousseau
  • Between Marrou and Brown : transformations of late antique Christianity
  • A world full of stories
  • Charlotte Roueché
  • Safe-conducts to heaven : holy men, mediation and the role of writing
  • Claudia Rapp
  • Book burning as purification
  • Judith Herrin
  • Gregorio Magno e i 'Libri dei Re'
  • Lellia Cracco Ruggini e Giorgio Cracco
  • The late antique origins of the lunatic asylum?
  • Peregrine Horden
  • Robert Markus
  • Family men : masculinity and philosophy in late antiquity
  • Susanna Elm
  • Radegundis peccatrix : authorizations of virginity in late antique Gaul
  • Julia M.H. Smith
  • Gemistus Plethon and Platonic political philosophy
  • Peter Garnsey
  • Old and new Rome : Roman studies in sixth-century Constantinople
  • Averil Cameron
  • Old and new Rome in the late antique Near East
  • Glen Bowersock
  • Regulations for an association of artisans from the late Sasanian or early Arab period
  • Sebastian Brock
Control code
000295287
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 345 p.
Isbn
9780754665533
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008016618
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000295287
  • (OCoLC)222666953
Label
Transformations of late antiquity : essays for Peter Brown, [edited by] Philip Rousseau, Manolis Papoutsakis
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0816/2008016618.html
Publication
Note
Festschrift
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Crosses, icons and the image of Christ in Edessa : the place of iconophobia in the Christian-Muslim controversies of early Islamic times
  • Sidney H. Griffith
  • Alle origini della tradizione pagana su Costantino e il senato romano
  • Rita Lizzi Testa
  • Four funerals and a wedding : this world and the next in fourth-century Rome
  • John Matthews
  • Les réticences de saint Augustin face aux légendes hagiographiques d'après la lettre Divjak 29*
  • Claude Lepelley
  • Language, morality and cult : Augustine and Varro
  • Philip Rousseau
  • Between Marrou and Brown : transformations of late antique Christianity
  • A world full of stories
  • Charlotte Roueché
  • Safe-conducts to heaven : holy men, mediation and the role of writing
  • Claudia Rapp
  • Book burning as purification
  • Judith Herrin
  • Gregorio Magno e i 'Libri dei Re'
  • Lellia Cracco Ruggini e Giorgio Cracco
  • The late antique origins of the lunatic asylum?
  • Peregrine Horden
  • Robert Markus
  • Family men : masculinity and philosophy in late antiquity
  • Susanna Elm
  • Radegundis peccatrix : authorizations of virginity in late antique Gaul
  • Julia M.H. Smith
  • Gemistus Plethon and Platonic political philosophy
  • Peter Garnsey
  • Old and new Rome : Roman studies in sixth-century Constantinople
  • Averil Cameron
  • Old and new Rome in the late antique Near East
  • Glen Bowersock
  • Regulations for an association of artisans from the late Sasanian or early Arab period
  • Sebastian Brock
Control code
000295287
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 345 p.
Isbn
9780754665533
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008016618
Other physical details
port.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000295287
  • (OCoLC)222666953

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