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Introduction: Early Christianity and Late Antique Platonism


Tarrant, H and Layne, DA and Baltzly, D and Renaud, F, Introduction: Early Christianity and Late Antique Platonism, Brill's Companion to the Reception of Plato in Antiquity, Koninklijke Brill NV, H Tarrant, DA Layne, D Baltzly, and F Renaud (ed), Netherlands, pp. 252-269. ISBN 978-90-04-27069-5 (2018) [Research Book Chapter]

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We now come to a period when Platonism reaches a crossroads, with Christian and non-Christian reception, which initially found much to agree on, becoming increasingly divergent, particularly where the latter went hand-in-hand with the overt expression of polytheistic beliefs.

Item Details

Item Type:Research Book Chapter
Keywords:Plato, ancient readers, philosopy
Research Division:Philosophy and Religious Studies
Research Group:History and philosophy of specific fields
Research Field:History of philosophy
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in philosophy and religious studies
UTAS Author:Baltzly, D (Professor Dirk Baltzly)
ID Code:122472
Year Published:2018 (online first 2017)
Deposited By:Office of the School of Humanities
Deposited On:2017-11-15
Last Modified:2020-01-03

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