The Germanization of Early Medieval Christianity: A Sociohistorical Approach to Religious Transformation / Edition 1

The Germanization of Early Medieval Christianity: A Sociohistorical Approach to Religious Transformation / Edition 1

by James C. Russell
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195104668

ISBN-13: 9780195104660

Pub. Date: 06/28/1996

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

While historians of Christianity have generally acknowledged some degree of Germanic influence in the development of early medieval Christianity, Russell goes further, arguing for a fundamental Germanic reinterpretation of Christianity. He utilizes recent developments in sociobiology, anthropology, and psychology to help explain this pivotal transformation of the West

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While historians of Christianity have generally acknowledged some degree of Germanic influence in the development of early medieval Christianity, Russell goes further, arguing for a fundamental Germanic reinterpretation of Christianity. He utilizes recent developments in sociobiology, anthropology, and psychology to help explain this pivotal transformation of the West. This book will interest all who wish to further their understanding of Christianity and Western civilization.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195104660
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
06/28/1996
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
1,021,175
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.19(h) x 0.75(d)

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