Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-7 of 7 items for:

Classical Studies x History of Religion x clear all

BARNES, Timothy David (<i>born</i> 1942), Hon. Professorial Fellow, School of Divinity and School of History, Classics and Archaeology, University of Edinburgh, 2008–12 and since 2014 (Professorial Fellow in Classics, 2013–14)

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Classical Studies; History of Religion; Religion; Religious Studies; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 405 words.

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

BURRIDGE, Richard Alan (<i>born</i> 1955), Dean, since 1994, and Professor of Biblical Interpretation, since 2008, King’s College London; Canon Theologian and Sarum Canon, Salisbury Cathedral, since 2013

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Classical Studies; History of Religion; Religion; Christian Churches and Denominations; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 572 words.

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

From the Pre-Socratics to the Hellenistic Age

David Sedley.

in The Oxford Handbook of Atheism

November 2013; p ublished online July 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Alternative Belief Systems; Religion in the Ancient World; History of Religion. 6374 words.

‘Atheism’ is a term that has historically carried a wide range of meanings and connotations. Popular speech, in particular, admits of a range of definitions, but the same is true of...

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract

PORTEOUS, Norman Walker (1898 - 2003), Professor Emeritus, University of Edinburgh, since 1968

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Classical Studies; History of Religion; Religion; Christian Churches and Denominations. 308 words.

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Same-Sex Relations in the Biblical World

Theodore W. Jennings.

in The Oxford Handbook of Theology, Sexuality, and Gender

November 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Religious Studies; History of Religion; Religion in the Ancient World; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 8001 words.

While the Bible is often understood to forbid same-sex love, a closer examination reveals a wide variety of forms of same-sex love that are presupposed and even celebrated in these texts....

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract

TROUNSON, Ronald Charles (1926 - 2009), Rector (non-stipendiary), Easton-on-the-Hill, 1994–99 (Rector, Easton-on-the-Hill and Collyweston with Duddington and Tixover, 1989–94); Rural Dean of Barnack, 1991–94

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History; Economics; Insurance; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Classical Studies; History of Religion; Religion; Christian Churches and Denominations. 149 words.

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

WADDY, Lawrence Heber (1914 - 2010), Lecturer in Classics, University of California, San Diego, 1969–80

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Intellectual History; Arts and Humanities; Classical Studies; History of Religion; Religion; Christian Churches and Denominations. 245 words.

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page