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Women and Early Christian Literature

Kim Haines-Eitzen

Women and Early Christian Literature

Gender, Asceticism, and the Transmission of Texts

by Kim Haines-Eitzen

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Published by Oxford University Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10133634M
ISBN 100195171292
ISBN 109780195171297

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Food and Drink in Early Christian Ritual Meals, Oxford Early Christian Studies (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ). Millar, F. ‘ Paul of Samosata, Zenobia and Aurelian: The Church, Local Culture and Political Allegiance in Third-Century Syria ’, Journal of Roman Studies 61 ().Author: Ronald Heine. Get this from a library! The Cambridge history of early Christian literature. [Frances M Young; Lewis Ayres; Andrew Louth;] -- The writings of the Church Fathers form a distinct body of literature that shaped the early church and built upon the doctrinal foundations of Christianity established within .

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Women in Early Christianity collects a rich array of documentary, literary, and ideological material from the first five centuries of Christian movements and organizes these sources thematically so that both historical women and figures of the feminine come into sharp relief.

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Beforeany list of women writers (poets, playwrights and novelists) is virtually self-selecting. Afterit becomes competitive, and contentious – as it should be. There are no free. However, what Alkier clearly shows is how the conception of early Christianity in the 17th/18th centuries and especially with the rise of historical-critical study of early Christian literature in the early 19th century is deeply implicated in and shaped by cultural and intellectual discourses obtaining at the time in Europe.

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