Did Christianity transform the Roman world in which it began, or did the Roman world shape Christianity? This work explores current debates and new interpretations of Early Christianity in Roman Society. Adopting an interdisciplinary and thematic approach, it offers the student unfamiliar with the Christian tradition, a comprehensive introduction to its role in the Roman world.
Author: Gillian Clark Publisher: Cambridge University Press Published: 12/13/2004 Pages: 152 Binding Type: Hardcover Weight: 0.75lbs Size: 9.30h x 6.46w x 0.57d ISBN: 9780521633109
About the Author Clark, Gillian: - Gillian Clark is Professor of Ancient History at the University of Bristol. She has written extensively on Christianity and classical culture and her previous publications include Augustine: Confessions Book I-IV (Cambridge University Press, 1995).