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The challenge of Homer : school, pagan poets and early Christianity, Karl Olav Sandnes, (electronic resource)

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The challenge of Homer : school, pagan poets and early Christianity
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The challenge of Homer
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school, pagan poets and early Christianity
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Karl Olav Sandnes
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eng
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MiAaPQ
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • T & T Clark library of biblical studies
  • Library of New Testament studies
  • Early Christianity in context
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400.
The challenge of Homer : school, pagan poets and early Christianity, Karl Olav Sandnes, (electronic resource)
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The challenge of Homer : school, pagan poets and early Christianity, Karl Olav Sandnes, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-305) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Justin Martyr, his student Tatian and two Ps.Justins
  • The apostolic tradition : prohibited occupations
  • The teaching of the apostles (Didaskalia apostolorum) and the Syriac tradition : 'avoid all the books of the Gentiles'
  • Tertullian : learning but not teaching encyclical studies
  • Clement and Origen : Christian teachers in Alexandria
  • Flavius Claudius Julianus : emperor and apostate : Christian teachers are immoral
  • The Cappadocian fathers
  • Jerome : an ascetic addicted to Greek learning
  • Augustine : liberal studies : a window on the relationship between Greek culture and Christian faith
  • Summary of part 2
  • School and encyclical education in antiquity.
  • Looking back to the New Testament.
  • The New Testament and encyclical studies
  • Conclusion
  • Introduction
  • School in the Graeco-Roman world
  • The pivotal role of Homer
  • Knowledge and formation : the insufficiency of encyclical studies
  • Philo of Alexandria : a Hellenistic Jew on Greek education
  • Summary of part 1
  • The Christian agôn over encyclical studies in the first four centuries CE.
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xiv, 320 p.
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  • online
  • electronic
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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