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Author Eshleman, Kendra, 1973- author.
Title The social world of intellectuals in the Roman Empire [electronic resource] : sophists, philosophers, and Christians / Kendra Eshleman.
Publication Info. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012, ©2012.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Greek culture in the Roman world.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-287) and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Introduction; 1. Inclusion and identity; 2. Contesting competence: the ideal of self-determination; 3. Expertise and authority in the early church; 4. Defining the circle of sophists: Philostratus and the construction of the Second Sophistic; 5. Becoming orthodox: heresiology as self-fashioning; 6. Successions and self-definition; 7. 'From such mothers and fathers': succession narratives in early Christian discourse.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Social networks -- Rome.
Social structure -- Rome.
Group identity -- Rome.
Identity (Philosophical concept) -- History -- To 1500.
Rome -- Intellectual life.
Sophists (Greek philosophy)
Second Sophistic movement.
Philosophers -- Rome.
Christians -- Rome.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781107026384 1107026385 (DLC) 2012018821
ISBN 113920730X (electronic bk.)
9781139207300 (electronic bk.)
9781107026384 (hardback)
1107026385 (hardback)
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