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History/Concepts of History
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I. Religious Studies – II. Ancient Near East and Israel – III. Judaism – IV. Greece and Rome – V. New Testament – VI. Church History – VII. Dogmatics – VIII. Ethics – IX. Philosophy

I. Religious Studies

History is a major aspect of the study of religion. Apart from its roots in the Enlightenment idea of tolerance, it owes its scholarly development to the historicism of the 19th centur…

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Rudolph, Kurt, Görg, Manfred, Schlüter, Margarete, Römer, Nils, Cancik, Hubert, Rowland, Christopher, Markschies, Christoph, Rendtorff, Trutz, Liebsch, Burkhard, Herms, Eilert et al., “History/Concepts of History”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 20 March 2023 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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