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Bilder von dem Einen Gott

Die Rhetorik des Bildes in monotheistischen Gottesdarstellungen der Spätantike

[Images of the One God: The Rhetoric of the Image in Late Antique Representations of a Monotheistic God]

Ed. by Hömke, Nicola / Chiai, Gian Franco / Jenik, Antonia

Series:Philologus. Supplemente / Philologus. Supplementary Volumes 6

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    November 2016
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    Aims and Scope

    The essays in this volume explore the diverse ways that late antique Greek and Roman authors drew upon images to describe the one God. They analyze the rhetoric of language pictures in theological discourses and literary texts from various disciplinary perspectives, as well as the use of images as strategies of persuasion and defense.


    vi, 343 pages
    German, English
    Type of Publication:
    Monotheism; image; rhetoric; late antiquity
    Everyone interested in Classical Philology, Theology, Classical Archaeology as well as Iranian Studies

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    Nicola Hömke, Univ. Potsdam; Gian Franco Giai, Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences a. Humanities; Antonia Jenik, LMU Munich, Germany.

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