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A companion to late Antiquity /

Other Authors: Rousseau, Philip., Raithel, Jutta.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Chichester, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009
Series: Blackwell companions to the ancient world. Ancient history
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Table of Contents:
  • 1.
  • Approaching Late Antiquity /
  • Wendy Mayer
  • Pt. I.
  • The View from the Future
  • 2.
  • The Byzantine Late Antiquity /
  • Stratis Papaioannon
  • 3.
  • Late Antiquity in the Medieval West /
  • Conrad Leyser
  • 4.
  • Cities of the Mind: Renaissance Views of Early Christian Culture and the End of Antiquity /
  • Mark Vessey
  • 5.
  • Narrating Decline and Fall /
  • Clifford Ando
  • 6.
  • Late Antiquity in Modern Eyes /
  • Stefan Rebenich
  • Pt. II.
  • Land and People
  • 7.
  • The Shapes and Shaping of the Late Antique World: Global and Local Perspectives /
  • Mark Humphries
  • 8.
  • Mobility and the Traces of Empire /
  • Blake Leyerle
  • 9.
  • Information and Political Power /
  • Claire Sotinel
  • 10.
  • Mediterranean Cities /
  • S. T. Loseby
  • 11.
  • The Archaeological Record: Problems of Interpretation /
  • Olof Brandt
  • 12.
  • Inscribing Identity: The Latin Epigraphic Habit in Late Antiquity /
  • Dennis E. Trout
  • 13.
  • Gender and the Fall of Rome /
  • Kate Cooper
  • 14.
  • Marriage and Family Relationships in the Late Roman West /
  • Judith Evans-Grubbs
  • 15.
  • The Church, the Living, and the Dead /
  • Eric Rebillard
  • Pt. III.
  • Image and Word
  • 16.
  • The Value of a Good Education: Libanius and Public Authority /
  • Raffaella Cribiore
  • 17.
  • Textual Communities in Late Antique Christianity /
  • Kim Haines-Eitzen
  • 18.
  • Exegesis without End: Forms, Methods, and Functions of Biblical Commentaries /
  • Karla Pollmann
  • 19.
  • Tradition, Innovation, and Epistolary Mores /
  • Jennifer Ebbeler
  • 20.
  • Visual and Verbal Representation: Image, Text, Person, and Power /
  • James A. Francis
  • 21.
  • Christianity and the Transformation of Classical Art /
  • Felicity Harley
  • 22.
  • The Discourse of Later Latin /
  • Philip Burton
  • 23.
  • Language and Culture in Late Antique Egypt /
  • Malcolm Choat
  • 24.
  • Late Antique Historiography: A Brief History of Time /
  • David Woods
  • Pt. IV.
  • Empire, Kingdom, and Beyond
  • 25.
  • Law in Practice /
  • Caroline Humfress
  • 26.
  • The Mirror of Jordanes: Concepts of the Barbarian, Then and Now /
  • Andrew Gillett
  • 27.
  • Beyond the Northern Frontiers /
  • Guy Halsall
  • 28.
  • From Empire to Kingdoms in the Late Antique West /
  • John Vanderspoel
  • 29.
  • Rome and the Sasanid Empire: Confrontation and Coexistence /
  • Jan Willem Drijvers
  • 30.
  • Syria, Syriac, Syrian: Negotiating East and West /
  • Christine Shepardson
  • 31.
  • Syria and the Arabs /
  • David Cook
  • 32.
  • The Early Caliphate and the Inheritance of Late Antiquity (ie.AD 610 to AD 750) /
  • Andrew Marsham
  • Pt. V.
  • The Sacred
  • 33.
  • Christianization, Secularization, and the Transformation of 'Public Life /
  • Richard Lim
  • 34.
  • The Political Church: Religion and the State /
  • Michael Gaddis
  • 35.
  • The Late Antique Bishop: Image and Reality /
  • Rita Lizzi Testa
  • 36.
  • The Conduct of Theology and the "Fathers" of the Church /
  • Thomas Graumann
  • 37.
  • Defining Sacred Boundaries: Jewish-Christian Relations /
  • Naomi Koltun-Fromm
  • 38.
  • Pagans in a Christian Empire /
  • Neil McLynn
  • 39.
  • "Not of This World": The Invention of Monasticism /
  • Daniel F. Caner.