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Author Royalty, Robert M., Jr., 1961-
Title The origin of heresy [electronic resource] : a history of discourse in Second Temple Judaism and early Christianity / Robert M. Royalty, Jr.
Published New York : Routledge, 2013.
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 Electronic Book  BR129 .R73 2013eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (x, 233 p.)
Series Routledge studies in religion ; 18
Routledge studies in religion ; 18.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The origin of heresy -- The rhetoric of difference in Israel -- Reform and revolution in the Roman Empire: John the Baptist and the disciples of Jesus -- Paul and the rhetoric of difference -- The Christian Gospels as narratives of exclusion -- Policing the boundaries: the politics of heresiology -- The politics of orthodoxy -- Conclusions.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Christianity -- Origin.
Christianity and other religions -- Judaism.
Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity.
Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.
Judaism -- History -- Post-exilic period, 586 B.C.-210 A.D.
Related To Print version: Royalty, Robert M.,. The origin of heresy. New York : Routledge, 2013. 9780415536943 0415536944 (DLC) 2012003836
ISBN 1136277439 (electronic bk.)
9781136277436 (electronic bk.)
9780415536943 (alk. paper)
0415536944 (alk. paper)