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Pagan and Christian in an Age of Anxiety: Some Aspects of Religious Experience from Marcus Aurelius to Constantine (Wiles Lectures Given at the Queens University, Belfast) Paperback – 28 Feb 1991

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  • Paperback: 162 pages
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1st Pbk. Ed edition (28 Feb. 1991)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0521385997
  • ISBN-13: 978-0521385992
  • Product Dimensions: 13.8 x 1 x 21.6 cm
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'The outstanding characteristics of [Dodds's] work … are a rather rare union of detachment and sympathy, a combination of precise scholarship and a degree of acquaintance with contemporary psychological theories unusual in a classical scholar, and last but not least, an ability to write very well.' The Times Literary Supplement

'Professor Dodds mutes and muffles nothing … His tone is level and just, his understanding is comprehensive and his emphasis is never polemic. There is a dry inner light in his writing which falls evenly in every sentence, a distillation of restrained wit and of the lifelong exercise of scholarship.' Peter Levi, The Tablet

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Interest in the world of Late Antiquity is currently undergoing a significant revival, and this provocative book now reissued in paperback, anticipated some of the themes now engaging scholars. Professor Dodds examines, from a sociological and psychological standpoint, the personal religious attitudes and experiences common to pagans and Christians in the period between Marcus Aurelius and Constantine.


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