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Published: 26 May 2015

624 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199673834

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The Oxford Handbook of Maximus the Confessor

Edited by Pauline Allen and Bronwen Neil

Oxford Handbooks

  • Integrates for the first time Maximus' works and thought into the history of his life in the politically troubled times of seventh-century Byzantium.
  • Contributions from thirty of the foremost scholars in the field.
  • An interdisciplinary work covering one of the most discussed figures in contemporary studies of Byzantine theology, philosophy, and the history of the seventh century.
  • Includes updated date list of Maximus' works, allowing the reader to see his full oeuvre at a glance and in chronological order.