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The Resource Religious origins of nations? : the Christian communities of the Middle East, edited by Bas ter Haar Romeny, (electronic resource)

Religious origins of nations? : the Christian communities of the Middle East, edited by Bas ter Haar Romeny, (electronic resource)

Label
Religious origins of nations? : the Christian communities of the Middle East
Title
Religious origins of nations?
Title remainder
the Christian communities of the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bas ter Haar Romeny
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Though nations are nowadays seen as the product of modernity, comparable processes of community building were taking place even earlier. Thus the history of the Armenian, Coptic, Ethiopian, and Syrian Christians shows that close-knit ethnic groups already existed in Late Antiquity and early medieval times. These communities have endured to the present day. However, there is much debate as to how they came into existence and defined themselves. The role of religion is central to this debate. A major interdisciplinary research project conducted at Leiden University investigated the identity form
Dewey number
281/.50956
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Haar Romeny, R. B. ter
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  • Christians
  • Christian communities
  • Religious minorities
  • Identification (Religion)
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Church history
  • Church history
Label
Religious origins of nations? : the Christian communities of the Middle East, edited by Bas ter Haar Romeny, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Proceedings of a symposium held at the castle Oud Poelgeest near Leiden, Netherlands
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Contributors; Preface; Articles; Presentation of the results of the Leiden project; Reaction from a social scientist; Contribution from a specialist in Syriac exegesis; Contributions from specialists in Syriac historiography; Contributions from art historians; Other sources for our knowledge of the identity formation of the Syrian Orthodox; Cases that may be comparable; Bas ter Haar Romeny, Epilogue: Religious Origins of Nations?; General Index; Index of Modern Authors
Control code
ocn700933786
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 366 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047444367
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612949524
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700933786
Label
Religious origins of nations? : the Christian communities of the Middle East, edited by Bas ter Haar Romeny, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Proceedings of a symposium held at the castle Oud Poelgeest near Leiden, Netherlands
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Contributors; Preface; Articles; Presentation of the results of the Leiden project; Reaction from a social scientist; Contribution from a specialist in Syriac exegesis; Contributions from specialists in Syriac historiography; Contributions from art historians; Other sources for our knowledge of the identity formation of the Syrian Orthodox; Cases that may be comparable; Bas ter Haar Romeny, Epilogue: Religious Origins of Nations?; General Index; Index of Modern Authors
Control code
ocn700933786
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 366 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047444367
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612949524
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700933786

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