The Christians as the Romans Saw Them
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The Christians as the Romans Saw Them

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A revealing, and troubling, view of today's American high school students and the ways they pursue high grades and success. Veteran teacher Denise Pope follows five highly regarded students through a school year and discovers that these young people believe getting ahead requires manipulating the system, scheming, lying and cheating.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 238 pages
  • 128 x 192 x 18mm | 199.58g
  • Yale University Press
  • New Haven, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • bibliog , index
  • 0300098391
  • 9780300098396
  • 178,238

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"A fascinating account of early Christian thought... Readable and exciting." Robert McAfee Brown, New York Times Book Review "Should fascinate any reader with an interest in the history of human thought." Phoebe-Lou Adams, Atlantic Monthly "The pioneering study in English of Roman impressions of Christians during the first four centuries A.D.." E. Glenn Hinson, Christian Centuryshow more

About Robert Louis Wilken

Robert Louis Wilken is William R. Kenan Professor of the History of Christianity at the University of Virginia. He is the author of numerous books, including The Spirit of Early Christian Thought: Seeking the Face of God (forthcoming ISBN 0 300 09708 5, [pound]22.50), published by Yale University Press.show more