omitir hasta el contenido
Through the eye of a needle : wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD Ver este material de antemano
CerrarVer este material de antemano
Chequeando…

Through the eye of a needle : wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD

Autor: Peter Brown
Editorial: Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2012.
Edición/Formato:   Print book : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
Base de datos:WorldCat
Resumen:
Traces the intellectual and social history of wealth in the early Christian church, examining the financial rise of the church and its effects on the waning Roman empire as well as the church's own beliefs on poverty.
Calificación:

(todavía no calificado) 0 con reseñas - Ser el primero.

Temas
Más materiales como éste

 

Encontrar un ejemplar en la biblioteca

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Encontrando bibliotecas que tienen este material…

Detalles

Género/Forma: History
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto
Todos autores / colaboradores: Peter Brown
ISBN: 9780691152905 069115290X 9780691161778 0691161771
Número OCLC: 761383853
Premios: Winner of PROSE Awards: Award for Excellence in Humanities 2012.
Winner of PROSE Awards: R.R. Hawkins Award 2012.
Winner of PROSE Awards: Archeology & Anthropology 2012.
Commended for Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2013.
Winner of PROSE Awards: Classics & Ancient History 2012.
Descripción: xxx, 759 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Contenido: Aurea aetas : wealth in an age of gold --
Mediocritas : the social profile of the Latin Church, 312-ca. 370 --
Amor civicus = love of the city : wealth and its uses in an ancient world --
"Treasure in heaven" : wealth in the Christian church --
Symmachus : being noble in fourth-century Rome --
Avidus civicae gratiae = greedy for the good favor of the city : Symmachus and the people of Rome ; Ambrose and his people --
"Avarice, the root of all evil" : Ambrose and Northern Italy --
Augustine : spes saeculi : careerism, patronage, and religious bonding, 354-384 --
From Milan to Hippo : Augustine and the making of a religious community, 384-396 --
"The life in common of a kind of divine and heavenly republic" : Augustine on public and private in a monastic community --
Ista vero saecularia = those things, indeed, of the world : Ausonius, villas, and the language of wealth --
Ex opulentissimo divite = From being rich as rich can be : Paulinus of Nola and the renunciation of wealth, 389-395 --
Commercium spirituale = The spiritual exchange : Paulinus of Nola and the poetry of wealth, 395-408 --
Propter magnificentiam urbis Romae = by reason of the magnificence of the city of Rome : the Roman rich and their clergy, from Constantine to Damasus, 312-384 --
"To sing the Lord's song in a strange land" : Jerome in Rome, 382-385 --
Between Rome and Jerusalem : women, patronage, and learning, 385-412 --
"The eye of a needle" and "the treasure of the soul" : renunciation, nobility, and the Sack of Rome, 405-413 --
Tolle divitem = Take away the rich : the Pelagian criticism of wealth --
Augustine's Africa : people and church --
"Dialogues with the crowd" : the rich, the people, and the city in the sermons of Augustine --
Dimitte nobis debita nostra = forgive us our sins : Augustine, wealth, and Pelagianism, 411-417 --
"Out of Africa" : wealth, power, and the churches, 415-430 --
"Still at that time a more affluent empire" : the crisis of the West in the fifth century --
Among the saints : Marseilles, Arles, and Lérins, 400-440 --
Romana respublica vel iam mortua = With the empire now dead and gone : Salvian and his Gaul, 420-450 --
Ob Italiae securitatem = For the security of Italy : Rome and Italy, ca. 430-ca. 530 --
Patrimonia pauperum = patrimonies of the poor : wealth and conflict in the churches of the sixth century --
Servator fidei, patriaeque semper amator = guardian of the faith, and always lover of (his) homeland : wealth and piety in the sixth century. pt. 1. Wealth, Christianity, and giving at the end of an ancient world --
Aurea aetas : wealth in an age of gold ; Mediocritas : the social profile of the Latin Church, 312-ca. 370 ; Amor civicus = Love of the city : wealth and its uses in an ancient world ; "Treasure in heaven" : wealth in the Christian church --
pt. 2. An age of affluence --
Symmachus : being noble in fourth-century Rome ; Avidus civicae gratiae = Greedy for the good favor of the city : Symmachus and the people of Rome ; Ambrose and his people ; "Avarice, the root of all evil" : Ambrose and Northern Italy ; Augustine : spes saeculi : careerism, patronage, and religious bonding, 354-384 ; From Milan to Hippo : Augustine and the making of a religious community, 384-396 ; "The life in common of a kind of divine and heavenly republic" : Augustine on public and private in a monastic community ; Ista vero saecularia = Those things, indeed, of the world : Ausonius, villas, and the language of wealth ; Ex opulentissimo divite = From being rich as rich can be : Paulinus of Nola and the renunciation of wealth, 389-395 ; Commercium spirituale = The spiritual exchange : Paulinus of Nola and the poetry of wealth, 395-408 ; Propter magnificentiam urbis Romae = By reason of the magnificence of the city of Rome : the Roman rich and their clergy, from Constantine to Damasus, 312-384 ; "To sing the Lord's song in a strange land" : Jerome in Rome, 382-385 ; Between Rome and Jerusalem : women, patronage, and learning, 385-412 --
pt. 3. An age of crisis --
"The eye of a needle" and "the treasure of the soul" : renunciation, nobility, and the Sack of Rome, 405-413 ; Tolle divitem = Take away the rich : the Pelagian criticism of wealth ; Augustine's Africa : people and church ; "Dialogues with the crowd" : the rich, the people, and the city in the sermons of Augustine ; "Dimitte nobis debita nostra" = Forgive us our sins : Augustine, wealth, and Pelagianism, 411-417 ; "Out of Africa" : wealth, power, and the churches, 415-430 ; "Still at that time a more affluent empire" : the crisis of the West in the fifth century --
pt. 4. Aftermaths --
Among the saints : Marseilles, Arles, and Lérins, 400-440 ; Romana respublica vel iam mortua = With the empire now dead and gone : Salvian and his Gaul, 420-450 ; Ob Italiae securitatem = For the security of Italy : Rome and Italy, ca. 430-ca. 530 --
pt. 5. Toward another world --
Patrimonia pauperum = Patrimonies of the poor : wealth and conflict in the churches of the sixth century ; Servator fidei, patriaeque semper amator = Guardian of the Faith, and always lover of (his) homeland : wealth and piety in the sixth century.
Responsabilidad: Peter Brown.

Resumen:

Jesus taught his followers that it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter heaven. This title examines the rise of the church through the lens of money  Leer más

Reseñas

Reseñas editoriales

Resumen de la editorial

Winner of the 2012 Gold Medal Book of the Year Award, History category, ForeWord Reviews Winner of the 2012 Award for Excellence in Humanities, Association of American Publishers Winner of the 2012 Leer más

 
Reseñas contribuidas por usuarios
Recuperando reseñas de GoodReads…
Recuperando reseñas de DOGObooks…

Etiquetas

Ser el primero.

Materiales similares

Temas relacionados:(11)

Listas de usuarios con este material (9)

Confirmar este pedido

Ya ha pedido este material. Escoja OK si desea procesar el pedido de todos modos.

Datos enlazados


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/761383853> # Through the eye of a needle : wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "761383853" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Place/princeton> ; # Princeton
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Place/westromisches_reich> ; # Weströmisches Reich.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85025620> ; # Church history--Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1172992> ; # Wealth--Religious aspects--Christianity
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/270.2/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Topic/reichtum> ; # Reichtum
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Event/30_600> ; # 30 - 600
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Place/rome> ; # Rome
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Place/romisches_reich> ; # Römisches Reich.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Topic/wealth_religious_aspects_christianity_history> ; # Wealth--Religious aspects--Christianity--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710945> ; # Church history--Primitive and early church
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204885> ; # Rome (Empire)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Topic/christentum> ; # Christentum
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BR162> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Topic/sozialgeschichte> ; # Sozialgeschichte
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2012" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/22155382> ; # Peter Brown
    schema:datePublished "2012" ;
    schema:description "Traces the intellectual and social history of wealth in the early Christian church, examining the financial rise of the church and its effects on the waning Roman empire as well as the church's own beliefs on poverty."@en ;
    schema:description "pt. 1. Wealth, Christianity, and giving at the end of an ancient world -- Aurea aetas : wealth in an age of gold ; Mediocritas : the social profile of the Latin Church, 312-ca. 370 ; Amor civicus = Love of the city : wealth and its uses in an ancient world ; "Treasure in heaven" : wealth in the Christian church -- pt. 2. An age of affluence -- Symmachus : being noble in fourth-century Rome ; Avidus civicae gratiae = Greedy for the good favor of the city : Symmachus and the people of Rome ; Ambrose and his people ; "Avarice, the root of all evil" : Ambrose and Northern Italy ; Augustine : spes saeculi : careerism, patronage, and religious bonding, 354-384 ; From Milan to Hippo : Augustine and the making of a religious community, 384-396 ; "The life in common of a kind of divine and heavenly republic" : Augustine on public and private in a monastic community ; Ista vero saecularia = Those things, indeed, of the world : Ausonius, villas, and the language of wealth ; Ex opulentissimo divite = From being rich as rich can be : Paulinus of Nola and the renunciation of wealth, 389-395 ; Commercium spirituale = The spiritual exchange : Paulinus of Nola and the poetry of wealth, 395-408 ; Propter magnificentiam urbis Romae = By reason of the magnificence of the city of Rome : the Roman rich and their clergy, from Constantine to Damasus, 312-384 ; "To sing the Lord's song in a strange land" : Jerome in Rome, 382-385 ; Between Rome and Jerusalem : women, patronage, and learning, 385-412 -- pt. 3. An age of crisis -- "The eye of a needle" and "the treasure of the soul" : renunciation, nobility, and the Sack of Rome, 405-413 ; Tolle divitem = Take away the rich : the Pelagian criticism of wealth ; Augustine's Africa : people and church ; "Dialogues with the crowd" : the rich, the people, and the city in the sermons of Augustine ; "Dimitte nobis debita nostra" = Forgive us our sins : Augustine, wealth, and Pelagianism, 411-417 ; "Out of Africa" : wealth, power, and the churches, 415-430 ; "Still at that time a more affluent empire" : the crisis of the West in the fifth century -- pt. 4. Aftermaths -- Among the saints : Marseilles, Arles, and Lérins, 400-440 ; Romana respublica vel iam mortua = With the empire now dead and gone : Salvian and his Gaul, 420-450 ; Ob Italiae securitatem = For the security of Italy : Rome and Italy, ca. 430-ca. 530 -- pt. 5. Toward another world -- Patrimonia pauperum = Patrimonies of the poor : wealth and conflict in the churches of the sixth century ; Servator fidei, patriaeque semper amator = Guardian of the Faith, and always lover of (his) homeland : wealth and piety in the sixth century."@en ;
    schema:description "Aurea aetas : wealth in an age of gold -- Mediocritas : the social profile of the Latin Church, 312-ca. 370 -- Amor civicus = love of the city : wealth and its uses in an ancient world -- "Treasure in heaven" : wealth in the Christian church -- Symmachus : being noble in fourth-century Rome -- Avidus civicae gratiae = greedy for the good favor of the city : Symmachus and the people of Rome ; Ambrose and his people -- "Avarice, the root of all evil" : Ambrose and Northern Italy -- Augustine : spes saeculi : careerism, patronage, and religious bonding, 354-384 -- From Milan to Hippo : Augustine and the making of a religious community, 384-396 -- "The life in common of a kind of divine and heavenly republic" : Augustine on public and private in a monastic community -- Ista vero saecularia = those things, indeed, of the world : Ausonius, villas, and the language of wealth -- Ex opulentissimo divite = From being rich as rich can be : Paulinus of Nola and the renunciation of wealth, 389-395 -- Commercium spirituale = The spiritual exchange : Paulinus of Nola and the poetry of wealth, 395-408 -- Propter magnificentiam urbis Romae = by reason of the magnificence of the city of Rome : the Roman rich and their clergy, from Constantine to Damasus, 312-384 -- "To sing the Lord's song in a strange land" : Jerome in Rome, 382-385 -- Between Rome and Jerusalem : women, patronage, and learning, 385-412 -- "The eye of a needle" and "the treasure of the soul" : renunciation, nobility, and the Sack of Rome, 405-413 -- Tolle divitem = Take away the rich : the Pelagian criticism of wealth -- Augustine's Africa : people and church -- "Dialogues with the crowd" : the rich, the people, and the city in the sermons of Augustine -- Dimitte nobis debita nostra = forgive us our sins : Augustine, wealth, and Pelagianism, 411-417 -- "Out of Africa" : wealth, power, and the churches, 415-430 -- "Still at that time a more affluent empire" : the crisis of the West in the fifth century -- Among the saints : Marseilles, Arles, and Lérins, 400-440 -- Romana respublica vel iam mortua = With the empire now dead and gone : Salvian and his Gaul, 420-450 -- Ob Italiae securitatem = For the security of Italy : Rome and Italy, ca. 430-ca. 530 -- Patrimonia pauperum = patrimonies of the poor : wealth and conflict in the churches of the sixth century -- Servator fidei, patriaeque semper amator = guardian of the faith, and always lover of (his) homeland : wealth and piety in the sixth century."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1044607495> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Through the eye of a needle : wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD"@en ;
    schema:productID "761383853" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/761383853#PublicationEvent/princeton_princeton_university_press_2012> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Agent/princeton_university_press> ; # Princeton University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691152905> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691161778> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/761383853> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Agent/princeton_university_press> # Princeton University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Princeton University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044607495#Topic/wealth_religious_aspects_christianity_history> # Wealth--Religious aspects--Christianity--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008113410> ;
    schema:name "Wealth--Religious aspects--Christianity--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85025620> # Church history--Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Church history--Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1172992> # Wealth--Religious aspects--Christianity
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Wealth--Religious aspects--Christianity"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204885> # Rome (Empire)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Rome (Empire)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1710945> # Church history--Primitive and early church
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Church history--Primitive and early church"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/22155382> # Peter Brown
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1935" ;
    schema:familyName "Brown" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Brown" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691152905>
    a pto:Acid-free_paper, schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:description "alk. paper" ;
    schema:isbn "069115290X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780691152905" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691161778>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:Paperback ;
    schema:isbn "0691161771" ;
    schema:isbn "9780691161778" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/761383853>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/761383853> ; # Through the eye of a needle : wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD
    schema:dateModified "2015-03-27" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Cerrar ventana

Inicie una sesión con WorldCat 

¿No tienes una cuenta? Puede fácilmente crear una cuenta gratuita.