9780415127066-0415127068-The Suffering Self: Pain and Narrative Representation in the Early Christian Era

The Suffering Self: Pain and Narrative Representation in the Early Christian Era

ISBN-13: 9780415127066
ISBN-10: 0415127068
Author: Perkins, Judith
Publication date: 1995
Publisher: Routledge
Format: Paperback 264 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780415127066
ISBN-10: 0415127068
Author: Perkins, Judith
Publication date: 1995
Publisher: Routledge
Format: Paperback 264 pages

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Acknowledged authors Perkins, Judith wrote The Suffering Self: Pain and Narrative Representation in the Early Christian Era comprising 264 pages back in 1995. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0415127068 and 9780415127066. Since then The Suffering Self: Pain and Narrative Representation in the Early Christian Era textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Explores how Christian narrative representation in the early Empire worked to create a new kind of human self-understanding - the self as sufferer - and why forms of suffering such as martyrdom and self-mutilation were so important.

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