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Who were the first Christians? : dismantling the urban thesis / Thomas A. Robinson.

Author:
Robinson, Thomas A. (Thomas Arthur), 1951- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York, NY, United States of America : Oxford University Press, [2017]
  • ©2017
Description:
x, 297 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-281) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: must historians count? -- The "urban" thesis -- Counting Romans and Christians -- Counting the Jewish population -- Urban and rural relationships -- Supposed barriers to Christian success in the countryside -- The pre-Constantinian evidence -- Dismissing the evidence of Christianity in the countryside -- The country bishop.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780190620547 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 0190620544 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • ((updf))
  • ((epub))
LCCN:
2016010012
OCLC:
948339007
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