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Title Eastern Christianity and Late Antique philosophy / edited by Eva Anagnostou-Laoutides, Ken Parry
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2020]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 342 pages)
Series Texts and studies in Eastern Christianity, 2213-0039 ; 18
Texts and studies in Eastern Christianity ; 18. 2213-0039
Summary "Readers of Eastern Christianity and Late Antique Philosophy will find a collection of authoritative papers from across the Neoplatonic and Eastern Christian traditions. It is only recently that scholars have started to take notice of the Eastern Christian engagement with late antique philosophical texts. This volume builds upon this new interest in order to show the dynamic nature of Neoplatonism and Eastern Christianity at a time when both faced a variety of challenges. The legacy of Greek philosophy in the Christian East fills the gap between the schools of Alexandria and Baghdad and brings into focus the intellectual history of the period. The aim of the volume is to stimulate interest in late antique philosophy and its reception in the Christian East"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 10, 2020)
Subject Orthodox Eastern Church -- Doctrines
Orthodox Eastern Church.
Neoplatonism.
Neoplatonism.
Theology, Doctrinal.
Form Electronic book
Author Anagnostou-Laoutides, Eva, editor
Parry, Ken, 1945- editor.
LC no. 2020012728
ISBN 9004429565
9789004429567