The Resource Peace and peacemaking in Paul and the Greco-Roman world, Edward M. Keazirian

Peace and peacemaking in Paul and the Greco-Roman world, Edward M. Keazirian

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Peace and peacemaking in Paul and the Greco-Roman world
Title
Peace and peacemaking in Paul and the Greco-Roman world
Statement of responsibility
Edward M. Keazirian
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Genre
Language
ger
Summary
Peace and Peacemaking in Paul and the Greco-Roman World compares the Apostle Paulâ€TMs understanding of peace with various conceptions of peace in the Greco-Roman thought world of the first century. In contrast to similar studies that focus on the question of pacifism in the ancient world, the author seeks to clarify how the Greeks defined peace and then to show how their conception of war and peace established the ethos that ultimately defined them as a people. From their earliest days, the city-states that eventually became Greece were constantly ravaged by war. Their myth, legend, religion
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Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
261.8/73
Index
index present
LC call number
BS2655.R29
LC item number
K43 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in biblical literature
Series volume
Vol. 145,
Label
Peace and peacemaking in Paul and the Greco-Roman world, Edward M. Keazirian
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references ([189]-207) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Table of Contents; Editor's Preface ix; Acknowledgments xi; List of Abbreviations xiii; Introduction 1; Part I Greco-Roman Conceptions of Peace 17; Chapter 1. A Philosophical Definition of Peace 19; Chapter 2. War and Conflict in Greek History and Culture 27; Chapter 3. Conceptions of Peace in Homer and Hesiod 46; Chapter 4. Conceptions of Peace in Greek Philosophy 58; Chapter 5. Conceptions of Peace in the Literature of Rome 77; Part II Pauline Conceptions of Peace 83; Chapter 6. Direct References to Peace in Paul 85; Chapter 7. Indirect References to Peace in Paul 111
  • Part III Paul's Approach to Peacemaking and Conflict Resolution 125Chapter 8. Social Dynamics in Conflict Resolution 127; Chapter 9. Philemon and Onesimus 136; Chapter 10. Euodia and Syntyche 150; Chapter 11. Civil Court Cases Among the Believers 164; Chapter 12. Peter and Paul in Antioch 174; Conclusion 183; Selected Bibliography 189; Index 209
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ocn863671867
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1 online resource (xv, 214 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781306146852
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b30774445
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)863671867
  • pebcs1306146852

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