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Published: 15 October 2008

256 Pages

ISBN: 9780199237142

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The Christocentric Cosmology of St Maximus the Confessor

Torstein Tollefsen

Oxford Early Christian Studies

  • Provides a clear discussion and analysis of the worldview of a key figure in Byzantine studies
  • Includes useful explanation of important theological and philosophical terminology
  • Contrasts the ideas of St Maximus with those of other Early Christian thinkers
  • Explains the links to Neoplatonic thought