The Devil: perceptions of evil from antiquity to primitive Christianity

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Cornell University Press, 1977 - Religion - 276 pages
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Traces the evolution of the concept of evil from ancient times to the period of the New Testament, calling attention to ideas about the Devil in Eastern and Western cultures

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Preface
11
The Question of Evil
17
In Search of the Devil
36
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JEFFREY BURTON RUSSELL is Professor of History at the University of California, Santa Barbara.

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