A Companion to Augustine by Mark Vessey

By Mark Vessey

A spouse to Augustine offers a clean choice of scholarship by way of major lecturers with a brand new method of contextualizing Augustine and his works in the multi-disciplinary box of past due Antiquity, displaying Augustine as either a made from the cultural forces of his instances and a cultural strength in his personal right.

  • Discusses the lifestyles and works of Augustine inside of their complete ancient context, instead of privileging the theological context
  • Presents Augustine’s lifestyles, works and prime rules within the cultural context of the past due Roman global, offering a colourful and fascinating experience of Augustine in motion in his personal time and position
  • Opens up a brand new part of research on Augustine, delicate to the numerous and sundry views of scholarship on past due Roman tradition
  • State-of-the-art essays through top teachers during this field

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