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By Jörg Rüpke

A better half to the Archaeology of faith within the historic World provides a finished assessment of quite a lot of issues with regards 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 old global instead of exclusively on spiritual belief

• areas a robust emphasis on family and person spiritual practice

• Represents the 1st time that the idea that of “lived faith” is utilized to the traditional heritage of faith and archaeology of religion

• contains state of the art facts taken from most sensible modern researchers and theorists within the field

• Examines a wide number of subject matters and non secular traditions throughout a large geographical region and chronological span

• Written to allure both to archaeologists and historians of religion


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