Theodoret's people : social networks and religious conflict in late Roman Syria (Book, 2011) []
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Theodoret's people : social networks and religious conflict in late Roman Syria

Theodoret's people : social networks and religious conflict in late Roman Syria

Author: Adam M Schor
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. ; London : University of California Press, 2011.
Series: Transformation of the classical heritage, 48.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Sheds light on religious clashes of the mid-fifth century regarding the nature (or natures) of Christ. This title focuses on Theodoret, bishop of Cyrrhus, his Syrian allies, and his opponents, led by  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Church history
Named Person: Theodoret, Bishop of Cyrrhus; Theodoret, Bishop of Cyrrhus.; Theodoretus, Cyrrhensis
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Adam M Schor
ISBN: 9780520268623 0520268628
OCLC Number: 712388908
Description: 1 v. : Illustrationen ; 23 cm.
Contents: List of Illustrations Acknowledgments Abbreviations Introduction Part I. Theodoret and His Antiochene Clerical Network 1. Traces of a Network: Friendship, Doctrine, and Clerical Communication, 423--451 2. Shape of a Network: Antiochene Relational Patterns 3. Roots of a Network: Theodoret on the Antiochene Clerical Heritage 4. Ephesus and After: Leadership, Doctrinal Crisis and the Transformation of the Antiochene Network 5. Forging Community: Theodoret's Network and its Fall Part II. Theodoret and Late Roman Networks of Patronage 6. Mediating Bishops: Patronage Roles and Relations in the Fifth Century 7. The Irreplaceable Theodoret: Patronage Performance and Social Strategy 8. Patronage, Human and Divine: The Social Dynamics of Theodoret's Christology Epilogue: The Council of Chalcedon and the Antiochene Legacy Notes Bibliography Index
Series Title: Transformation of the classical heritage, 48.
Responsibility: Adam M. Schor.
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"Makes a major contribution to our understanding of late-antique Roman society." Catholic Historical Review "A pleasure to read... A valuable contribution to scholarship." Hugoye: Journal Of Syriac Read more...

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