The Christian Myth

Origins, Logic, and Legacy
Mack, Burton L. (Book - 2001)
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This narrative exploration traces Burton Mack's intellectual evolution from an analyst of ancient texts to a scholar searching for the motives and interests of Jesus's followers who composed those texts, and for the social logic of the Christian myths they created.
Authors: Mack, Burton L.
Title: The Christian myth
origins, logic, and legacy
Publisher: New York : Continuum, 2001
Characteristics: 237 p. ;,23 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Burton L. Mack
ISBN: 0826413552
Branch Call Number: 270.1 M153c 2001
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references(p/ 223-237)
Subject Headings: Christianity and culture Christianity Origin
Topical Term: Christianity and culture
LCCN: 2001032495
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Using systematic analysis, Mack seeks to describe and understand the cultural and anthropological influences on the conception and adoption of Christian myths and rituals.

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