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Urban Religion in Roman Corinth: Interdisciplinary Approaches - Harvard Theological Studies (Paperback)
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Urban Religion in Roman Corinth: Interdisciplinary Approaches - Harvard Theological Studies (Paperback)

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Paperback 486 Pages / Published: 24/06/2005
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Seventeen essays on the history, archaeology, urban development, and religious practices of ancient Corinth, with special attention to the early history of Christianity. Topics include burial customs, water supply, city planning, and sociology. Resultsof an interdisciplinary conference held at Harvard University, January 2002--Provided by publishe

Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674016606
Number of pages: 486
Weight: 730 g
Dimensions: 215 x 141 x 32 mm


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methodologically of much interest and use to those working on religious communities during the Greco-Roman period.
In summing up the contribution of this volume, adjectives abound: diverse, up-to-date, interesting, helpful, stimulating...The overall interplay of literary and cultural studies of ancient religious groups with research on site-specific material culture remains a promising venue for moving forward in our understanding of Greco-Roman religions...This volume is an essential resource for anyone working on any aspect of ancient Corinth, and methodologically of much interest and use to those working on religious communities during the Greco-Roman period.--Richard S. Ascough "Catholic Biblical Quarterly "
New Testament scholars will find this a very useful volume, especially for the archaeological discussions, which are full of details and illuminating evidence presented in maps and illustrations.--Peter Oakes "Journal for the Study of the New Testament "

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