Journals Higher Education



Published: 18 June 2012

144 Pages | 12 b/w illus.

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199580996

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The Devil: A Very Short Introduction

Darren Oldridge

Very Short Introductions

  • Focuses specifically on the Christian Devil, exploring the issues and debates about the Devil from the ancient to the modern
  • Highlights the Devil's place in the history of ideas and how he has shaped thought about our past
  • Considers the many guises and meanings of the Devil represented in the Bible
  • Emphasises the influence the Devil has had on many forms of popular culture, including art, literature, and even language
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - millions of copies sold worldwide