By Bruce J. Malina

How did old people comprehend themselves, other folks, and the realm round them? Is there a marked distinction among their understandings of "self" and "other" and how smooth Westerners outline an analogous? Bruce Malina and Jerome Neyrey concentrate on the determine of Paul to supply a accomplished research of ways one guy used to be perceived within the historic international. Drawing on basic assets from antiquity, in addition a classes from cultural anthropology, the authors aid supply a fuller figuring out of the individual of Paul and his global. the result's a brand new, extra balanced solution to technique the hot Testament.

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