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Freedom
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I. Old Testament – II. New Testament – III. Early Judaism – IV. Church History – V. Philosophy – VI. Philosophy of Religion – VII. Dogmatics – VIII. Ethics – IX. Sociology, Politics, and Law

I. Old Testament

1. The concept of political freedom, which originated in the Greek polis (City cult), first appeared in Hellenistic Jewish historiography. The Stoics' conc…

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Kaiser, Otto, Vollenweider, Samuel, Schwartz, Daniel R., Graf, Friedrich Wilhelm, Figal, Günter, Adriaanse, Hendrik Johan, Ringleben, Joachim, Bayer, Oswald and Heun, Werner, “Freedom”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 16 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_07862>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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