Toward the Millennium

Toward the Millennium

Author: Peter Schäfer

Publisher: BRILL

ISBN: 9004110372

Category: Religion

Page: 464

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This collection on messianic expectations from biblical times to the present represents a fresh re-evaluation of a variety of religious, political and cultural phenomena. The focus is on Judaism, but aspects of messianism in Graeco-Roman, Christian, and Islamic worlds alongside modern political issues are considered.
Toward the Millennium
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Peter Schäfer, Mark R. Cohen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: BRILL

This collection on messianic expectations from biblical times to the present represents a fresh re-evaluation of a variety of religious, political and cultural phenomena. The focus is on Judaism, but aspects of messianism in Graeco-Roman, Christian, and Islamic worlds alongside modern political issues are considered.
Speeding to the Millennium
Language: en
Pages: 413
Authors: Joseph Natoli
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-04-02 - Publisher: SUNY Press

Intersperses headline events, popular film, postmodern theory, and fictional vignettes in order to capture the elusive cultural imaginary of our twentieth-century fin de siecle.
Liberia's Progress Towards the Millenium Development Goals 2008
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Liberia. Ministry of Planning and Economic Affairs
Categories: Economic development
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

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A Cat's Guide to the Millenium
Language: en
Pages: 178
Authors: Stefanie Samek
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Plume

Covers such topics as feline dream interpretation, purrsonality types, catnip highs and other altered states, and feng shui for cats
World Development Indicators 2010
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: World Bank
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-22 - Publisher: World Bank Publications

Looking for accurate, up-to-date data on development issues? 'World Development Indicators' is the World Bank's premier annual compilation of data about development. This indispensable statistical reference allows you to consult over 800 indicators for more than 150 economies and 14 country groups in more than 90 tables. It provides a