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  1. The Notebooks of Simone Weil

    By Simone Weil

    Simone Weil (1909-1943) was a defining figure of the twentieth century; a philosopher, Christian, resistance fighter, anarchist, feminist, Labour activist and teacher. She was described by T. S. Eliot as 'a woman of genius, of a kind of genius akin to that of the saints', and by Albert Camus as '...

    Published December 24th 2003 by Routledge

  2. Simone Weil as we knew her

    2nd Edition

    By Joseph-Marie Perrin, Gustave Thibon

    Simone Weil (1909-1943) was a defining figure of the twentieth century; a philosopher, Christian (although never baptised), resistance fighter, Labour activist and teacher, described by Albert Camus as 'the only great spirit of our time'. In 1941 Weil was introduced to Father Joseph-Marie Perrin, a...

    Published October 8th 2003 by Routledge

  3. A Christian Faith for Today

    By Prof W Montgomery Watt, W. Montgomery Watt

    Written by one of the world's foremost religious authorities, A Christian Faith for Today provides both Christians and sceptics with a much-needed response to modernity's challenge to God.Most people accept that our world is regulated by the laws of natural science, but how should Christian...

    Published April 3rd 2002 by Routledge

  4. Perpetua's Passion

    The Death and Memory of a Young Roman Woman

    By Joyce E. Salisbury

    Perpetua's Passion studies the third-century martyrdom of a young woman and places it in the intellectual and social context of her age. Conflicting ideas of religion, family and gender are explored as Salisbury follows Perpetua from her youth in a wealthy Roman household to her imprisonment and...

    Published October 6th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Constructing Early Christian Families

    Family as Social Reality and Metaphor

    Edited by Halvor Moxnes

    The family is a topical issue for studies of the Ancient world. Family, household and kinship have different connotations in antiquity from their modern ones. This volume expands that discussion to investigate the early Christian family structures within the larger Graeco-Roman context.Particular...

    Published April 23rd 1997 by Routledge

  6. Travel and Travellers of the Middle Ages

    By Arthur Newton

    Originally published between 1920 and 1970,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to...

    Published March 19th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Modelling Early Christianity

    Social-Scientific Studies of the New Testament in its Context

    Edited by Philip Esler

    Modelling Early Christianity explores the intriguing foreign social context of first century Palestine and the Greco-Roman East, in which the Christian faith was first proclaimed and the New Testament documents were written. It demonstrates that a sophisticated analysis of the context is essential...

    Published December 6th 1995 by Routledge