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

By Jörg Rüpke

A better half to the Archaeology of faith within the historical World offers a complete evaluation of a variety of themes when it comes to the practices, expressions, and interactions of faith in antiquity, essentially within the Greco-Roman world.

• positive factors readings that concentrate on non secular adventure and expression within the historical international instead of completely on spiritual belief

• locations a robust emphasis on household and person spiritual practice

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

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

• Examines a wide number of issues and non secular traditions throughout a large geographical zone and chronological span

• Written to attraction both to archaeologists and historians of religion


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