Foundations of Christianity (Routledge Revivals)
A Study in Christian Origins
|Series title:||Routledge Revivals Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $170.00|
| Book Description: |
First published in 1925, Karl Kautsky presents a Marxist history of Christianity and Christian society. Divided into four key sections, the book begins by considering the personality of Jesus as portrayed within Pagan and Christian sources and highlighting the Church's difficulty in presenting a unified and concurrent image of Jesus and interpretation of His words. Next, Kautsky analyses the structure of Roman society, with particular emphasis on the slave-holding system, the Roman...