2 edition of Architecture and religion in antiquity found in the catalog.
Architecture and religion in antiquity
Hellmut W. Schade
Written in English
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|Pagination||Pamphlet (28 p.)|
|Number of Pages||28|
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Here and throughout the book, there will be an emphasis on the evidence from written sources, and accordingly, frequent reference will be made to a special feature of this volume, the appendix on Selected Latin and Greek Literary Sources on Etruscan Religion (Appendix B). In antiquity the study of and theorizing about Etruscan religion was. Architecture; Art & Visual Culture; Biblical Studies; Business & Management; Classical Studies & Archaeology; Books for ; Books for ; Books for ; Books for ; Books for teens 11+ The Rhetoric of Power in Late Antiquity Religion and Politics in Byzantium, Europe and the Early Islamic World. By: Elizabeth.
In Architecture and Asceticism Loosley Leeming presents the first interdisciplinary exploration of Late Antique Syrian-Georgian relations available in English. The author takes an inter-disciplinary approach and examines the question from archaeological, art historical, historical, literary and theological viewpoints to try and explore the relationship as thoroughly as possible. A review of the book Group Identity and Religious Individuality in Late Antiquity by Éric Rebillard and Jörg Rüpke, which seeks to rediscover the individual and to explore the dynamics between individuals and the groups to which they belong.
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In Architecture and Asceticism Loosley Leeming explores the links between Syria and Georgia in late antiquity. The book takes an inter-disciplinary approach and examines the question from archaeological, art historical, historical, literary and theological viewpoints.
eISBN: Subjects: History. About this book A comprehensive review of the development, geographic spread, and cultural influence of religion in Late Antiquity A Companion to Religion in Late Antiquity offers an authoritative and comprehensive survey of religion in Late Antiquity.
This historical era spanned from the second century to the eighth century of the Common Era. Douglas Boin’s new book is the last in a new series of books, produced by Wiley-Blackwell, that explores the social and cultural worlds of the Mediterranean basin in antiquity.
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Lower walls were typically constructed of stone and rubble. Architecture: Culture and Space Building Religion • one way to approach this subject is to look at religious buildings and the creation of sacred space • not as limited a prospect as it might seem at first – many of the ancient buildings preserved were holy edifices of some sort • also, temples show the evolution of taste.
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