Religious Experience in Mediterranean Antiquity

Introduction to the Special Issue

Authors

  • István Czachesz University of Heidelberg

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/jch.v2i1.30984

Keywords:

Cognitive Historiography, religious experience

Abstract

This Special Issue of the Journal of Cognitive Historiography presents studies of religious experience in the ancient world, with an emphasis on textual interpretation and biblical literature. The papers were originally presented in a thematic session co organized by the “Religious Experience in Early Judaism and Early Christianity” and “Mind, Society and Religion in the Biblical World” programme units of the Society of Biblical Literature at the 2014 Annual Meeting (San Diego, California, November 22-25).

Author Biography

István Czachesz, University of Heidelberg

István Czachesz is Heisenberg Fellow and Privatdozent of New Testament at the University of Heidelberg.

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Published

2016-06-10

How to Cite

Czachesz, I. (2016). Religious Experience in Mediterranean Antiquity: Introduction to the Special Issue. Journal of Cognitive Historiography, 2(1), 5–13. https://doi.org/10.1558/jch.v2i1.30984