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Author Dodaro, Robert, 1955-

Title Christ and the just society in the thought of Augustine / Robert Dodaro.

Imprint Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004.

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Description 1 online resource (viii, 253 pages
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-243) and indexes.
Contents Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; CHAPTER 1 Eloquence and virtue in Cicero's statesman; CHAPTER 2 Justice and the limits of the soul; CHAPTER 3 Christ and the formation of the just society; CHAPTER 4 Divine eloquence and virtue in the scriptures; CHAPTER 5 Wisdom's hidden reasons; CHAPTER 6 Eloquence and virtue in Augustine's statesman; General conclusion; Select bibliography.
Summary This is the first scholarly book in English for thirty years to consider Augustine's political thought and ethics in relation to his theology of grace and the Bible. It will be essential reading for scholars of Christian theology, late Roman antiquity, the history of western political thought, and political ethics.
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Subject Augustine, of Hippo, Saint, 354-430.
Augustin, saint, γ̐ưevγ̐ưeque d'Hippone.
Christian sociology -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Christianity and justice -- History of doctrines -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Chronological Term 30-600
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Dodaro, Robert, 1955- Christ and the just society in the thought of Augustine. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2004 0521841623 9780521841627 (DLC) 2004045826 (OCoLC)54865465
ISBN 9780511266157 (electronic bk.)
0511266154 (electronic bk.)
0511265433 (electronic bk.)
9780511265433 (electronic bk.)
0521841623 (Cloth)