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Saint Augustine and the theory of just war, John Mark Mattox

Label
Saint Augustine and the theory of just war
Title
Saint Augustine and the theory of just war
Statement of responsibility
John Mark Mattox
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The decline of the Roman Empire gave rise to two problems, which combined to form one of the most perplexing philosophical questions of late antiquity. On the one hand, Rome found itself under constant military threat as various tribes from the north and east encroached along its borders to fill the power vacuum left by the receding Empire. On the other hand, adherents to the Empire''s new official faith - Christianity - found themselves without clear guidance as to what military roles their faith would permit; the death of the apostles left them without revelatory guidance, and the New Testa
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
172/.42
Index
index present
LC call number
BR65.A9
LC item number
M37 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in philosophy
Label
Saint Augustine and the theory of just war, John Mark Mattox
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 180-190) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Preface; List of Tables; List of Abbreviations; 1 Saint Augustine and the Just-War Tradition; 2 The Historical and Philosophical Landscape; 3 Augustine's Just-War Theory; 4 Neo-Platonism and the Augustinian Just War; 5 Christianity and the Augustinian Just War; 6 Augustine's Theory and Beyond; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; X
Control code
ocn229457610
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 196 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847141118
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b24187975
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)229457610
  • pebcs1847141110

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