A Companion to the Archaeology of Religion in the Ancient World (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World)

Jörg Rüpke

A spouse to the Archaeology of faith within the historical World offers a accomplished evaluation of a variety of issues with regards to the practices, expressions, and interactions of faith in antiquity, essentially within the Greco-Roman world.

• gains readings that target spiritual event and expression within the historical global instead of exclusively on spiritual belief

• areas a powerful emphasis on household and person non secular practice

• Represents the 1st time that the concept that of “lived faith” is utilized to the traditional heritage of faith and archaeology of religion

• comprises state of the art information taken from best modern researchers and theorists within the field

• Examines a wide number of subject matters and spiritual traditions throughout a large geographical quarter and chronological span

• Written to attraction both to archaeologists and historians of religion


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