The Resource Plagues, priests, and demons : sacred narratives and the rise of Christianity in the Old World and the New, Daniel T. Reff

Plagues, priests, and demons : sacred narratives and the rise of Christianity in the Old World and the New, Daniel T. Reff

Label
Plagues, priests, and demons : sacred narratives and the rise of Christianity in the Old World and the New
Title
Plagues, priests, and demons
Title remainder
sacred narratives and the rise of Christianity in the Old World and the New
Statement of responsibility
Daniel T. Reff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Plagues, Priests, and Demons is a comparative, interdisciplinary study of the rise of Christianity in the late Roman Empire and colonial Mexico. Analysis of early Christian and Spanish missionary texts reveals that epidemic disease undermined pre-Christian societies, encouraging pagan and Indian interest in new forms of social and religious life
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reff, Daniel T.
Dewey number
270
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BV2110
LC item number
.R44 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2006 D-814
  • WC 11.1
NLM item number
R332p 2005
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jesuits
  • Jésuites
  • Jesuits
  • Jesuiten
  • Missions
  • Church history
  • Communicable diseases
  • Mexico
  • Europe
  • Mexico
  • Christianity
  • Church history
  • Communicable diseases
  • History
  • Missions
  • Missions
  • Église
  • Maladies infectieuses
  • Mexique
  • Mexico
  • Mexiko
  • Europa
Label
Plagues, priests, and demons : sacred narratives and the rise of Christianity in the Old World and the New, Daniel T. Reff
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=129314
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-279) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Epidemic disease and the rise of Christianity in Europe, 150-800 CE
  • The rise of Christianity in the New World: the Jesuit missions of Colonial Mexico, 1591-1660
  • The relevance of Early Christian literature to missionaries in Colonial Latin America
  • Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 290 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511080241
Lccn
2004045759
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)60746020
  • (OCoLC)ocm60746020
Label
Plagues, priests, and demons : sacred narratives and the rise of Christianity in the Old World and the New, Daniel T. Reff
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=129314
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-279) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Epidemic disease and the rise of Christianity in Europe, 150-800 CE
  • The rise of Christianity in the New World: the Jesuit missions of Colonial Mexico, 1591-1660
  • The relevance of Early Christian literature to missionaries in Colonial Latin America
  • Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 290 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511080241
Lccn
2004045759
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)60746020
  • (OCoLC)ocm60746020

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