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The Resource Roman Christianity and Roman Stoicism : a comparative study of ancient morality, Runar M. Thorsteinsson

Roman Christianity and Roman Stoicism : a comparative study of ancient morality, Runar M. Thorsteinsson

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Roman Christianity and Roman Stoicism : a comparative study of ancient morality
Title
Roman Christianity and Roman Stoicism
Title remainder
a comparative study of ancient morality
Statement of responsibility
Runar M. Thorsteinsson
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Runar M. Thorsteinsson presents a challenge to the view that Christianity introduced an entirely new, better, and decidedly universal morality into the ancient world. Presenting evidence from Stoic and Christian texts from first century Rome, he emphasizes the similarities between the two belief systems
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Thorsteinsson, Runar M
Dewey number
170.937
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Church history
  • Stoics
  • Ethics, Ancient
Label
Roman Christianity and Roman Stoicism : a comparative study of ancient morality, Runar M. Thorsteinsson
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. I. Moral teaching in Roman Stoicism. Introduction to Roman Stoicism ; Lucuius Annaeus Seneca ; Gaius Musonius Rufus ; Epictetus -- pt. II. Moral teaching in Roman Christianity. Introduction to Roman Christianity ; Paul's letter to the Romans ; The first letter to Peter ; The first letter of Clement -- pt. III. Roman Christianity and Roman stoicism : a comparison. Moral teachings compared ; Ethical scope compared
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ocn649833587
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 248 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199578641
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unknown
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)649833587
Label
Roman Christianity and Roman Stoicism : a comparative study of ancient morality, Runar M. Thorsteinsson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. I. Moral teaching in Roman Stoicism. Introduction to Roman Stoicism ; Lucuius Annaeus Seneca ; Gaius Musonius Rufus ; Epictetus -- pt. II. Moral teaching in Roman Christianity. Introduction to Roman Christianity ; Paul's letter to the Romans ; The first letter to Peter ; The first letter of Clement -- pt. III. Roman Christianity and Roman stoicism : a comparison. Moral teachings compared ; Ethical scope compared
Control code
ocn649833587
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 248 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199578641
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)649833587

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