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Andrew S. Jacobs

in Epiphanius of Cyprus: A Cultural Biography of Late Antiquity

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780520291126
eISBN:
9780520964983
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520291126.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies

This chapter uses Epiphanius of Cyprus's writings to explore three different types of religious conversion, each of which offers a glimpse into the frontiers of Christian personhood and each is ... More


Religion and Trade: Cross-Cultural Exchanges in World History, 1000-1900

Francesca Trivellato, Leor Halevi, and Catia Antunes (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199379187
eISBN:
9780199379224
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199379187.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History, History of Religion

This book focuses on trade across religious boundaries around the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic and Indian Oceans during the second millennium, when transportation technology was fragile and ... More


Five Questions About Religion Judges Are Afraid to Ask*

Kent Greenawalt

in From the Bottom Up: Selected Essays

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780199756162
eISBN:
9780190608897
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199756162.003.0021
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

“Five Questions About Religion Judges Are Afraid to Ask” explores various matters that judges often avoid, partly because their involvement would constitute an inappropriate connection between state ... More


Patterns of Rationalization

Guy G. Stroumsa

in The Making of the Abrahamic Religions in Late Antiquity

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198738862
eISBN:
9780191802065
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198738862.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Judaism

This chapter argues that in our period, one can follow ways in which, across the religious boundaries, an effort was made to rationalize religion, to systematize beliefs and practices. Such a ... More


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