Christianity and Paganism in the Fourth to Eighth Centuries by Ramsay MacMullen, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Christianity and Paganism in the Fourth to Eighth Centuries

Christianity and Paganism in the Fourth to Eighth Centuries

by Ramsay MacMullen
     
 
In this book, MacMullen investigates the transition from paganism to Christianity between the fourth and eighth centuries. He reassesses the triumph of Christianity, contending that it was neither tidy nor quick, and he shows that the two religious systems were both vital during an interactive period that lasted far longer than historians have previously

Overview

In this book, MacMullen investigates the transition from paganism to Christianity between the fourth and eighth centuries. He reassesses the triumph of Christianity, contending that it was neither tidy nor quick, and he shows that the two religious systems were both vital during an interactive period that lasted far longer than historians have previously believed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300071481
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.39(w) x 9.54(h) x 0.89(d)

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