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By Mark Vessey

A significant other to Augustine provides a clean choice of scholarship through prime 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 fabricated from the cultural forces of his instances and a cultural strength in his personal right.

  • Discusses the lifestyles and works of Augustine inside their complete old context, instead of privileging the theological context
  • Presents Augustine’s existence, works and best rules within the cultural context of the overdue Roman global, delivering a colourful and interesting experience of Augustine in motion in his personal time and position
  • Opens up a brand new part of analysis on Augustine, delicate to the numerous and sundry views of scholarship on past due Roman tradition
  • State-of-the-art essays through top teachers during this field

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