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Food, Ritual and Power

McGowan, Andrew B. (2005) Food, Ritual and Power. In: Late Ancient Christianity. A Peoples History of Christianity in the Roman World , 2 . Augsburg Fortress Press, pp. 145-164,. ISBN 0800634126

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    Abstract

    This study explores the dynamic between the use of food as meal and liturgical symbol, and the power differentials associated with that dynamic, in early Christian communities.

    Item Type: Book Chapters
    Repository Version: Published Version
    Keywords (separated by commas): Food, ritual, eucharist, symbol, power,
    Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
    22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220405 Religion and Society
    Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
    Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
    Subject Area(s): C - Church History
    Association with University of Divinity: UFT-TCTS: United Faculty of Theology - Trinity College Theological School
    Depositing User: Cate Headey
    Date Deposited: 10 Aug 2009 13:03
    Last Modified: 01 Jun 2015 11:35
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/76

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