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One god : pagan monotheism in the Roman Empire /

"Graeco-Roman religion in its classic form was polytheistic; on the other hand, monotheistic ideas enjoyed wide currency in ancient philosophy. This contradiction provides a challenge for our understanding of ancient pagan religion. Certain forms of cult activity, including acclamations of ...

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Other Authors: Mitchell, Stephen, 1948-, Van Nuffelen, Peter.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
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