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The Resource 'We have no king but Christ' : Christian political thought in Greater Syria on the eve of the Arab conquest (c.400-585), Philip Wood

'We have no king but Christ' : Christian political thought in Greater Syria on the eve of the Arab conquest (c.400-585), Philip Wood

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'We have no king but Christ' : Christian political thought in Greater Syria on the eve of the Arab conquest (c.400-585)
Title
'We have no king but Christ'
Title remainder
Christian political thought in Greater Syria on the eve of the Arab conquest (c.400-585)
Statement of responsibility
Philip Wood
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An examination of how, at the close of the Roman Empire, Christianity influenced the political and social philosophy of the peoples of the Near East, laying the groundwork for the blending of religious and ethnic identity that we see in the Middle East today
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Wood, Philip
Dewey number
261.7095690201
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Oxford University Press
Series statement
Oxford studies in Byzantium
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  • Christianity and politics
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Byzantine Empire
Target audience
specialized
Label
'We have no king but Christ' : Christian political thought in Greater Syria on the eve of the Arab conquest (c.400-585), Philip Wood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Classification in a Christian empire -- Controlling the barbarians. The first Syrian Hagiographic collection -- Theories of nations and the world of late antiquity -- Edessa and beyond. The reception of the Doctrina Addai in the fifth and sixth centuries -- The Julian romance -- Creating boundaries in the Miaphysite movement -- A Miaphysite commonwealth
Control code
ocn700952440
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199588497
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Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700952440
Label
'We have no king but Christ' : Christian political thought in Greater Syria on the eve of the Arab conquest (c.400-585), Philip Wood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Classification in a Christian empire -- Controlling the barbarians. The first Syrian Hagiographic collection -- Theories of nations and the world of late antiquity -- Edessa and beyond. The reception of the Doctrina Addai in the fifth and sixth centuries -- The Julian romance -- Creating boundaries in the Miaphysite movement -- A Miaphysite commonwealth
Control code
ocn700952440
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199588497
Note
Oxford University Press
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)700952440

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