Changing Cultures in Early Byzantium

Changing Cultures in Early Byzantium

by Averil Cameron
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780860785873
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
07/01/1996
Series:
Variorum Collected Studies
Pages:
346
Product dimensions:
8.82(w) x 5.91(h) x 0.94(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
IEustratius' Life of the Patriarch Eutychius and the Fifth Ecumenical Council
IIModels of the past in the late sixth century: The life of the Patriarch Eutychius
IIIDisputations, polemical literature and the formation of opinion in the early Byzantime period
IVThe eastern provinces in the seventh century AD: Hellenism and the emergence of Islam
VByzantium and the past in the seventh century: The search for redefinition
VICyprus at the time of the Arab conquests
VIIByzantine Africa: The literary evidence
VIIIGelimer's laughter: The case of Byzantine Africa
IXCorippus' Iohannis: Epic of Byzantine Africa
XThe Byzantine reconquest of North Africa and the impact of Greek culture
XIThe history of the Image of Edessa: The telling of a story
XIIThe language of images: The rise of icons and Christian representation
XIIIThe use and abuse of Byzantium
Addenda et corrigenda
Index

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