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Title Rome and religion : a cross-disciplinary dialogue on the imperial cult / edited by Jeffrey Brodd and Jonathan L. Reed
Published Atlanta : Society of Biblical Literature, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 261 pages) : illustrations
Series Writings from the Greco-Roman world supplement series / Society of Biblical Literature ; v. 5
Writings from the Greco-Roman world supplement series ; v. 5
Writings from the Greco-Roman world.
Contents Methodological and theoretical issues. The cult of the Roman emperor : uniter or divider? / Karl Galinsky -- Normal religion, or, Words fail us : a response to Karl Galinsky's "The cult of the Roman emperor : uniter or divider?" / Steven J. Friesen -- To complicate encounters : a response to Karl Galinsky's "The cult of the Roman emperor : uniter or divider?" / James Constantine Hanges -- Religion, Roman religion, emperor worship / Jeffrey Brodd -- Augustan religion : from locative to utopian / Eric M. Orlin -- The imperial cult at specific sites. Imperial cult in Roman Corinth : a response to Karl Galinsky's "The cult of the Roman emperor : uniter or divider?" / Barbette Stanley Spaeth -- Embedding Rome in Athens / Nancy Evans -- Honoring Trajan in Pergamum : imperial temples in the "second city" / Daniel N. Schowalter -- Searching for Rome and the imperial cult in Galilee : reassessing Galilee-Rome relations (63 B.C.E. to 70 C.E.) / James S. McLaren -- Christian and Jewish engagement. Roman imperial power : a perspective from the New Testament / Warren Carter -- The emperor as Christ and Christian iconography / Robin M. Jensen -- Capitalizing on the imperial cult : some Jewish perspectives / L. Michael White -- Prospects and responses. In the shadow (or not) of the imperial cult : a cooperative agenda / Karl Galinsky -- Response to Karl Galinsky, "In the shadow (or not) of the imperial cult : a cooperative agenda" / H. Gregory Snyder -- Response to Galinsky, White, and Carter / Nancy Evans
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.
Emperor worship -- Rome.
Rome -- Religion.
Form Electronic book
Author Brodd, Jeffrey, editor
Reed, Jonathan L., editor
ISBN 158983612X (paper binding ; alk. paper)
1589836138 (electronic format)
9781589836129 (paper binding ; alk. paper)
9781589836136 (electronic format)