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Published: 30 September 2020

752 Pages


ISBN: 9780199689736

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The Oxford Handbook of Christian Monasticism

Edited by Bernice M. Kaczynski
Advisory Editor Thomas Sullivan, OSB

Oxford Handbooks

  • Addresses, for the first time in one volume, the multiple strands of Christian monastic practice.
  • Provides a global perspective that gives a multifaceted view of Christian monasticism.
  • Has contributions from both academic and monastic authors.
  • Introduces readers to the ground-breaking research of a wide range of international scholars.
  • Sets out an agenda for the future direction of monastic studies.