Richard A Layton

20002013
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Personal profile

Research Interests

History and Reception of the Bible, development of early Christianity, philosophy and religion in the Greco-Roman World

Education

Ph.D. University of Virginia, 1996
M.Div Emory University, 1986
B.A. University of Virginia, 1983

Teaching

Office Address

Department of Religion
3019 Foreign Language Building
707 South Mathews
Urbana, Illinois 61801

Office Phone

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Research Output 2000 2013

Religion
Teaching
school
bible
student

Teaching Bible in Public High Schools: Toward a Conception of Educational Legitimacy

Feinberg, W. & Layton, R. A., Dec 1 2013, In : American Educational Research Journal. 50, 6, p. 1279-1307 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bible
legitimacy
Teaching
school
teacher

Interpretation in the early church

Layton, R. A., Jan 1 2010, Reading Genesis: Ten Methods. Cambridge University Press, p. 136-156 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Reader
Early Church
Interpreter
Genesis
Reception

Hearing love's language: The letter of the text in Origen's Commentary on the Song of Songs

Layton, R. A., Jan 1 2008, The Reception and Interpretation of the Bible in Late Antiquity - Proceedings of the Montreal Colloquium in Honour of Charles Kannengiesser, 11-13 October 2006. Turcescu, L., Turcescu, L. & DiTommaso, L. (eds.). Brill Academic Publishers, p. 287-315 29 p. (Bible in Ancient Christianity; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Letters
Language
Hearing
Song of Songs
ORIGEN
Biblical Scholarship
Late Antique
Late Antiquity
Tectonics
Charts