New PDF release: A Companion to Augustine

By Mark Vessey

A significant other to Augustine offers a clean choice of scholarship by way of top lecturers with a brand new method of contextualizing Augustine and his works in the multi-disciplinary box of past due Antiquity, exhibiting Augustine as either a manufactured from the cultural forces of his occasions and a cultural strength in his personal right.

  • Discusses the existence and works of Augustine inside their complete ancient context, instead of privileging the theological context
  • Presents Augustine’s lifestyles, works and prime principles within the cultural context of the past due Roman global, supplying a colourful and fascinating feel of Augustine in motion in his personal time and position
  • Opens up a brand new part of analysis on Augustine, delicate to the various and sundry views of scholarship on past due Roman tradition
  • State-of-the-art essays through major lecturers during this field

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