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The Community, the Individual and the Common Good - a book by Chang, Kei Eun

The Community, the Individual and the Common Good

'to Idion' and 'to Sympheron' in the Greco-Roman World and Paul

The Community, the Individual and the Common Good( )
Author: Chang, Kei Eun
Series title:The Library of New Testament Studies
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Imprint:Bloomsbury Academic
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $122.00
Book Description:

This book investigates Paul's effort to combat factionalism by his use of the Greco-Roman rhetoric of 'the common advantage' to overcome socio-ethical problems caused by the improper exercise of 'private advantage' in Corinth. Chang examines 'the common advantage', first, as a fundamental principle that defined human and societal relationships in the Greco-Roman world. He explores how the neglect and misunderstanding of this principle lay at the root of relational and societal...
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Detailed Subjects: Family & Relationships / Conflict Resolution
Social Science / General
Social Science / Sociology / General
Religion / Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / New Testament
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.32 x 9.39 x 1.02 Inches
Book Weight:1.255 Pounds

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