Love and Belonging, Loss and Betrayal in the Confessions

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationA Companion to Augustine|A Companion to Augustine
PublisherWiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc.
Number of pages18
Publication statusPublished - 2 Apr 2012


  • Augustine's awareness, over the uncertainty of human connection
  • Augustine's own youth, in the Confessions, story of loss
  • Augustine's schooling, bringing lessons in feeling
  • Augustine's youth, at the cost of a provincial ambition
  • Chair of rhetoric at Milan, municipal appointment
  • Culture of novi hominess, as culture of displaced persons
  • novi hominess, a class among the order of decurions
  • The Confessions, love and belonging, loss and betrayal

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