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Eve's Pilgrimage A Woman's Quest for the City of God

Author: Tina Beattie
Publisher: London Bloomsbury Publishing PLC 2002
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Intro -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Preface -- Introduction -- 1 In the Beginning: The Sistine Chapel -- Creativity, visions and symbols -- Male and female they created them -- Gender, love and solitude -- Images of God -- Sexuality and the Fall -- The New Eve -- Restoring the vision -- 2 Fallen Empires, Holy Wars: The Colosseum -- The militant Church -- Violence and the social order -- Genesis, sex and  Read more...
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tina Beattie
ISBN: 9781441174635 144117463X 9780860123231 0860123235
OCLC Number: 1031210818
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (239 Seiten)

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The author journeys through Rome, following biblical events and themes in works of art, and touches on many themes on the way, including violence and power (at the Colosseum), social injustice (at  Read more...

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"I felt I had re-engaged with some of the main ideas of Christian theology in an inviting way and that Rome as a city was a place I'd like to explore again." "I felt I had re-engaged with some of the Read more...

 
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