A Companion to Augustine by Mark Vessey PDF

By Mark Vessey

A significant other to Augustine offers a clean choice of scholarship via best lecturers with a brand new method of contextualizing Augustine and his works in the multi-disciplinary box of past due Antiquity, exhibiting Augustine as either a manufactured from the cultural forces of his instances and a cultural strength in his personal right.

  • Discusses the existence and works of Augustine inside their complete ancient context, instead of privileging the theological context
  • Presents Augustine’s lifestyles, works and best rules within the cultural context of the past due Roman international, supplying a colourful and fascinating experience of Augustine in motion in his personal time and position
  • Opens up a brand new section of research on Augustine, delicate to the numerous and sundry views of scholarship on overdue Roman tradition
  • State-of-the-art essays by means of top teachers during this field

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