Ecumene


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Ecumene

 

(Greek oikumene), a term that was used to designate the part of the earth inhabited by man. The ecumene was first described by Hecataeus of Miletus, who included Europe (except northern Europe), Asia Minor, Southwest Asia, India, and North Africa in the concept of ecumene.

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9) This Southeast Asian ecumene linked the different Muslim peoples from the Southern Philippines and Eastern Indonesia in the East to those of the Malay Peninsula and Sumatra in the West through the Malay language and the Jawi script as the common media of transmission and communication, and as the "expression of a Jawi identity.
Statistics Canada's Ecumene file was used to remove geographic areas with no residents from the buffers to more accurately represent the distribution of the population within each buffer.
Un expresivo texto final, que firman Penalver, San Jose y Mujika-Alustiza, auna lo esencial de lo expuesto por el conjunto de cooperadores en las monografias precedentes y asienta un argumento logico sobre su integracion en la ecumene del Paleolitico Superior occidental.
333-432), rompe la secuencia diacronica de los tres bloques precedentes y se dedica a analizar el orden espartano, entendido como tal la organizacion social, el particular sistema educacional, asi como las manifestaciones religiosas y culturales, elementos todos ellos que dotaron a la ciudad de Laconia de sus particularidades en la ecumene.
In Manjapras somewhat idealized account, this ecumene involves not relations between powerful centers and their dependencies but rather lateral connections of the worldwide like-minded.
La globalizacion occidental, radicalmente mundana, invita a la Iglesia a volver a ser lo que fue: ecumene.
The above diagnosis gives short shrift to the contemporary resonance of the historical memory of the Pan-Islamic movements of the 19 th century which were quite instrumental in mounting opposition to imperial overtures, wherein transnational solidarities proved to be quite crucial in establishing networks and a cosmopolitan ecumene.
It confronts, albeit indirectly, what Wallerstein (1991) termed the emergence of the global system, as new trans-national, even global, flows of images, objects, people, and ideas, transcended political borders and cultural boundaries and began to shape the new global ecumene during the period of mass migration at the close of the nineteenth century.
The wheel-turner and his house: Kingship in a Buddhist Ecumene
1993) Ecumene Augustea: una buona politica per il consenso.
Many states in the Islamic ecumene give official sanction to Islam, rest their authority on it, build mosques, provide stipends to imams, control their appointment, write or vet sermons, and set boundaries for what is licit and illicit in matters of faith, theology, the role of women, and morals.
El Islam represento una enorme ecumene cultural que agrupo a pueblos y regiones de gran diversidad.

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