The Resource Public disputation, power, and social order in late antiquity, Richard Lim

Public disputation, power, and social order in late antiquity, Richard Lim

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Public disputation, power, and social order in late antiquity
Title
Public disputation, power, and social order in late antiquity
Statement of responsibility
Richard Lim
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using select philosophical and theological debates, Lim discusses how with the advent of Christianity the public function of disputation changed from a means of discovering truth and self-identification for the orator to a means of competition and "winning over" an opponent. Lim demonstrates clearly how the reception and practice of public debate, like other forms of competition in Late Antiquity, were closely tied to underlying notions of authority, community and social order
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lim, Richard
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BR205
LC item number
.L56 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Church history
  • Religious disputations
  • Church history
  • Intellectual life
  • Religious disputations
  • Overreding
  • Controversen
  • Sociale verhoudingen
  • Filosofie
  • Godsdienst
  • Église
  • Disputations
  • Christianisme et culture
  • Débats et controverses
  • Gesellschaft
  • Macht
  • Öffentlichkeit
  • Rome
  • Rome (Empire)
  • Rome
  • Römisches Reich
Label
Public disputation, power, and social order in late antiquity, Richard Lim
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revision of thesis (Ph. D.)--Princeton University, 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-265) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Meddlesome Curiosity, Mystification, and Social Order in Late Antiquity
  • 6.
  • "Non in sermone regnum Dei": Fifth-Century Views on Debate at Nicaea
  • 7.
  • The Containment of the Logos
  • 8.
  • Epilogue
  • 1.
  • The Diffusion of the Logos
  • 2.
  • Disputation, Dialectic, and Competition among Platonist Philosophers
  • 3.
  • Manichaeans and Public Disputation in Late Antiquity
  • 4.
  • Dialectic, Questioning, and Community in the Anomoean Controversy
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780520085770
Lccn
93043761
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29466012
  • (OCoLC)ocm29466012
Label
Public disputation, power, and social order in late antiquity, Richard Lim
Publication
Note
Revision of thesis (Ph. D.)--Princeton University, 1991
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-265) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Meddlesome Curiosity, Mystification, and Social Order in Late Antiquity
  • 6.
  • "Non in sermone regnum Dei": Fifth-Century Views on Debate at Nicaea
  • 7.
  • The Containment of the Logos
  • 8.
  • Epilogue
  • 1.
  • The Diffusion of the Logos
  • 2.
  • Disputation, Dialectic, and Competition among Platonist Philosophers
  • 3.
  • Manichaeans and Public Disputation in Late Antiquity
  • 4.
  • Dialectic, Questioning, and Community in the Anomoean Controversy
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780520085770
Lccn
93043761
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29466012
  • (OCoLC)ocm29466012

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