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The Resource Virgins of God : the making of asceticism in late antiquity, Susanna Elm

Virgins of God : the making of asceticism in late antiquity, Susanna Elm

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Virgins of God : the making of asceticism in late antiquity
Title
Virgins of God
Title remainder
the making of asceticism in late antiquity
Statement of responsibility
Susanna Elm
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Elm, Susanna
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BV5023
LC item number
.E45 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Oxford classical monographs
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  • Asceticism
  • Monasticism and religious orders for women
  • Monasticism and religious orders for women
  • Women in Christianity
Label
Virgins of God : the making of asceticism in late antiquity, Susanna Elm
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Publication
Note
First published in paperback in 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-429 and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Parthenoi, Widows, Deaconesses: Continuing Variety
  • 6.
  • Symbiosis of Male and Female Ascetics and the Demise of the Homoiousian Model
  • 7.
  • Canons and Papyri
  • 8.
  • Desert Mothers and Wandering Virgins: The Apophthegmata Patrum
  • 9.
  • Pachomius and Shenoute: The other Classic Model
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • 'In the Desert and in the Countryside, in Towns or Villages': the Historia Lausiaca and the Historia Monachorum
  • 11.
  • Athanasius of Alexandria and Urban Asceticism
  • 'Virgins of God': Variations of Female Ascetic Life
  • 2.
  • Basil of Caesarea: The Classic Model
  • 3.
  • In the Background: Macrina and Naucratius
  • 4.
  • Homoiousian Asceticism
Control code
ocm28963858
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvii, 443 pages
Isbn
9780198150442
Lccn
93036710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Helene Weis Collection
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)28963858
Label
Virgins of God : the making of asceticism in late antiquity, Susanna Elm
Link
Publication
Note
First published in paperback in 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-429 and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Parthenoi, Widows, Deaconesses: Continuing Variety
  • 6.
  • Symbiosis of Male and Female Ascetics and the Demise of the Homoiousian Model
  • 7.
  • Canons and Papyri
  • 8.
  • Desert Mothers and Wandering Virgins: The Apophthegmata Patrum
  • 9.
  • Pachomius and Shenoute: The other Classic Model
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • 'In the Desert and in the Countryside, in Towns or Villages': the Historia Lausiaca and the Historia Monachorum
  • 11.
  • Athanasius of Alexandria and Urban Asceticism
  • 'Virgins of God': Variations of Female Ascetic Life
  • 2.
  • Basil of Caesarea: The Classic Model
  • 3.
  • In the Background: Macrina and Naucratius
  • 4.
  • Homoiousian Asceticism
Control code
ocm28963858
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xvii, 443 pages
Isbn
9780198150442
Lccn
93036710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Helene Weis Collection
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)28963858

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