The Three Worlds of Paul of Tarsus

3.5 avg rating
( 6 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780415135924: The Three Worlds of Paul of Tarsus

The world in which early Christianity developed consisted of a complex of distinct communities and cultural 'layers', which interacted with one another, sometimes co-operatively, and sometimes in confrontation.
The Three Worlds of Paul of Tarsus explores this world through the life of the apostle Paul, examining the three fundamental cultural 'layers':
* the native cultures
* the common Hellenistic culture which had been spread in the east as a result of the conquests of Alexander
* the culture of the political overlord, Rome.
It shows how Paul, as a Jew, a Greek-speaker and a Roman citizen, participates in all of these 'layers'. The authors give an account of the places Paul visited, showing their historical, cultural and political differences and discuss the varied categories, such as religion, philosophy and language, which constituted identity.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Richard Wallace is a lecturer in the Department of Classics at Keele University and the treasurer of the Classical Association.
Wynne Williams retired from teaching ancient history at Keele University in 1991. He is co-author, with Richard Wallace, of The Acts of the Apostles: A Companion (1993).

Review:

...a concise introduction to some of the best scholarship available on the worlds of Paul.
–Review of Biblical Literature, March 2000

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 41.95
US$ 34.04

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 10.57
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

WALLACE, RICHARD; WILLIAMS, WYNNE.
Published by Routledge (2017)
ISBN 10: 0415135923 ISBN 13: 9780415135924
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2017. Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. 9780415135924 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Print on Demand title, produced to the highest standard, and there would be a delay in dispatch of around 10 working days. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0259127

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 34.04
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.57
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Wallace, Richard; Williams, Wynne
Published by Routledge, U.S.A. (1998)
ISBN 10: 0415135923 ISBN 13: 9780415135924
New Soft cover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
pristina
(Laxey isle of man, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, U.S.A., 1998. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. new. Bookseller Inventory # 027616

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 27.23
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 19.48
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Wallace, Richard/ Williams, Wynne
Published by Routledge (1998)
ISBN 10: 0415135923 ISBN 13: 9780415135924
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 239 pages. 8.75x5.75x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0415135923

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 57.81
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.93
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Richard Wallace; Wynne Williams
Published by Routledge (1998)
ISBN 10: 0415135923 ISBN 13: 9780415135924
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0415135923

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 66.92
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Wallace, Richard, Williams, Wynne
Published by Routledge (1998)
ISBN 10: 0415135923 ISBN 13: 9780415135924
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110415135923

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 85.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds