Paul McKechnie

Associate Professor

1981 …2019
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Research Outputs 1981 2019

2019

Christianizing Asia Minor: conversion, communities, and social change in the pre-Constantinian era

McKechnie, P., 2019, New York: Cambridge University Press. 332 p.

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Clarity
Archaeology
Roman Religion
Preaching
Patristics
2018

Introduction

McKechnie, P., 2018, Ptolemy I and the transformation of Egypt, 404-282 BCE. McKechnie, P. & Cromwell, J. A. (eds.). Leiden ; Boston: Brill, p. 1-5 5 p. (Mnemosyne supplements: History and archaeology of classical antiquity; vol. 415).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript/introductionResearchpeer-review

Ptolemy I and the transformation of Egypt, 404-282 BCE

McKechnie, P. (ed.) & Cromwell, J. A. (ed.), 2018, Leiden ; Boston: Brill. 247 p. (Mnemosyne supplements: History and archaeology of classical antiquity; vol. 415)

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The Greek wars: the fight for Egypt

McKechnie, P. (ed.), 2018, Ptolemy I and the transformation of Egypt, 404-282 BCE. McKechnie, P. & Cromwell, J. A. (eds.). Leiden ; Boston: Brill, p. 27-45 19 p. (Mnemosyne supplements: History and archaeology of classical antiquity; vol. 415).

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2017

Dynastic Wars, 260–145 BC

McKechnie, P., 31 May 2017, The Encyclopedia of Ancient Battles. Whitby, M. & Sidebottom, H. (eds.). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley, Vol. II. p. 629-647 19 p.

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Safety
Ptolemies
Naval
Hostility
Migrants

Inter-Greek Wars of the Third Century BC

McKechnie, P., 31 May 2017, The Encyclopedia of Ancient Battles. Whitby, M. & Sidebottom, H. (eds.). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley, Vol. II. p. 648-659 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Third Century
League
Ptolemies
Government
Greek World

Jewish Christianity to AD 100

McKechnie, P., 2017, Into All the World: Emergent Christianity in its Jewish and Greco-Roman Context. Harding, M. & Nobbs, A. (eds.). Grand Rapids, Michigan: William B. Eerdsmans Publishing, p. 134-157 24 p.

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Philopoemen in the Peloponnese, 221–192 BC

McKechnie, P., 31 May 2017, The Encyclopedia of Ancient Battles. Whitby, M. & Sidebottom, H. (eds.). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley, Vol. II. p. 805-809 5 p.

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Sparta
Army
Third Century
League
Neighbors
2016

Aspects of the Roman East: papers in honour of Professor Sir Fergus Millar FBA :

Lieu, S. N. C. (ed.) & McKechnie, P. (ed.), 2016, Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols. 269 p. (Studia antiqua Australiensia)

Research output: Book/ReportEdited Book/AnthologyResearch

Hemisphere
Camden
Hellenistic Period
Ancient History
Roman History

How far is it from Antioch to Edessa? Two early Christian narratives in Syria and Mesopotamia

McKechnie, P., 2016, Aspects of the Roman East: papers in honour of Professor Sir Fergus Millar FBA. Lieu, S. N. C. & McKechnie, P. (eds.). Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols, Vol. 2. p. 192-211 20 p. (Studia antiqua Australiensia).

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2015

Themistocles' two afterlives

McKechnie, P., Oct 2015, In : Greece and Rome. 62, 2, p. 129-139 11 p.

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Afterlife
Athens
Exile
Inference
Political Life
2014

W. W. Tarn and the philosophers

McKechnie, P., 2014, In : Ancient history bulletin. 28, 1-2, p. 20-36 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2013

Faith and secular power in Orcistus and Phrygia

McKechnie, P., 2013, In : Saint Mark's Review : a journal of Christian thought and opinion. 225, p. 38-57 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Phrygia
Faith
Diocletian
Asia
Emperor

Our academic visitor is missing: Posidippus 89 (A-B) and “smart capital” for the thalassocrats

McKechnie, P., 2013, The Ptolemies, the Sea and the Nile: Studies in Waterborne Power. Buraselis, K., Stefanou, M. & Thompson, D. J. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 132-142 11 p.

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New Zealand
Human Capital
Philosophy
Labour Market
Labor

Paul among the Jews

McKechnie, P., 2013, All things to all cultures: Paul among Jews, Greeks, and Romans. Harding, M. & Nobbs, A. (eds.). Grand Rapids, Michigan: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, p. 103-123 21 p.

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The Greek slogan of freedom and early Roman politics in Greece

McKechnie, P., Oct 2013, In : The Classical Review. 63, 2, p. 509-510 3 p.

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2012

'Diogenes the Christian'

McKechnie, P., 2012, New documents illustrating early Christianity: a review of the Greek inscriptions and papyri published between 1988 and 1992. Llewelyn, S. R., Harrison, J. R. & Bridge, E. J. (eds.). North Ryde, N.S.W ; Grand rapids: Ancient History Documentary Research Centre, Macquarie University, p. 159-163 5 p. (New documents illustrating early Christianity; vol. 10).

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Racing ahead to a globalized world: the Ptolemaic commonwealth and Rosidippus' Hippika

McKechnie, P., 2012, In : Modern Greek Studies (Australia and New Zealand). p. 71-80 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
Ptolemaic
Commonwealth
Victory
Delphi
Horse
2011

Who were the Alexandrians: palace and city, Aristarchus and Comanus, 170-145 BC

McKechnie, P., 2011, Ägypten zwischen innerem Zwist und äusserem Druck: die Zeit Ptolemaios' VI. bis VIII. : internationales Symposion Heidelberg 16.-19.9.2007. Jördens, A. & Quack, J. F. (eds.). Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, p. 219-234 16 p.

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2009

A Syrian (?) villager remembered in Byzacium

McKechnie, P., 2009, In : Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik. 169, p. 177-179 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Business and wealth in the 'Shepherd'

McKechnie, P., 2009, In : Classicum. 35, 1, p. 16-22 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Wealth
Richest Man
Integrity
Tent
Inference

Christian city councillors in the Roman Empire before Constantine

McKechnie, P., 2009, In : Interdisciplinary journal of research on religion. 5, p. 1-20 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Roman Empire
Autonomy
Social Status
Government
Christianity

Omens of the death of Alexander the Great

McKechnie, P., 2009, Alexander & his successors: essays from the Antipodes : a companion to Crossroads of history: the age of Alexander; Alexanders's empire : formulation to decay. Wheatley, P. & Hannah, R. (eds.). Claremont, CA: Regina Books, p. 206-226

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

2008

Apollonia: an early testimony for christianity in Anatolia

McKechnie, P., 2008, In : Epigraphica Anatolica. p. 141-146 6 p.

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Fragments of Roman Poetry c.60 BC - AD 20

McKechnie, P. R., 2008, In : Classicum. 34, 1, p. 33-33 1 p.

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Introduction

McKechnie, P., 2008, Ptolemy II: Philadelphus and his World. McKechnie, P. & Guillaume, P. (eds.). Leiden, Netherlands: Brill, Vol. 300. p. 1-6 6 p. (Mnemosyne, Supplements; vol. 300).

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Preface

McKechnie, P., 2008, Ptolemy II: Philadelphus and his World. McKechnie, P. & Guillaume, P. (eds.). Leiden, Netherlands: Brill, Vol. 300. p. IX-XI 3 p. (Mnemosyne, Supplements; vol. 300).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript/introductionResearchpeer-review

Ptolemy II Philadelphus and his world

McKechnie, P. (ed.) & Guillaume, P. (ed.), 2008, Leiden: Brill. 488 p. (Mnemosyne : supplements. History and archaeology of classical antiquity; vol. 300)

Research output: Book/ReportEdited Book/AnthologyResearch

Egypt
Ptolemaic
Egyptology
Intellectual Life
Alexander the Great

Ptolemy Philadelphus: a new Moses

McKechnie, P., 2008, Ptolemy II Philadelphus and his world. McKechnie, P. & Guillaume, P. (eds.). Leiden, Boston: Brill, Vol. 300. p. 233-246 14 p. (Mnemosyne, Supplements; vol. 300).

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2005

Beau Monde and Demi-Monde in Alexandria, 323-116 BC

McKechnie, P. R., 2005, In : L'Antiquite Classique: revue interuniversitaire. 74, 1, p. 69-82 14 p.

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Desert fathers and mothers

McKechnie, P., 2005, Egypt: land and lives of the pharaohs revealed. Belinda Bolliger, S. F. & Michael Wall (eds.). Willoughby, NSW: Global Book, p. 452-455 4 p. (Ancient civilizations).

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Judaean Embassies and Cases before Roman Emperors, AD 44-66

McKechnie, P., 2005, In : Journal of Theological Studies. 56, 2, p. 339-361 23 p.

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Judaea
Embassies
Roman Emperor
Jerusalem
Hearing

Temples and Ptolemies

McKechnie, P., 2005, Egypt: land and lives of the pharaohs revealed. Bolliger, B., Forbes, S., Halbmeyer, M., Parker, J. & Wall, M. (eds.). Willoughby, NSW: Global Book, p. 412-431 20 p.

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Temple
Ptolemies
Rivalry
Egypt
Alexander the Great

The Arab conquest of Egypt

McKechnie, P., 2005, Egypt: land and lives of the Pharaohs revealed. Bolliger, B., Forbes, S., Halbmeyer, M., Parker, J. & Wall, M. (eds.). Willoughby, NSW: Global Book, p. 456-459 4 p. (Ancient civilizations).

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Widerstand-Anpassung-Integration: die griechische Staatenwelt und Rom. Festschrift für Jürgen Deininger zum 65. Geburtstag

McKechnie, P., 2005, In : Classical review. 55, 1, p. 235-236 2 p.

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2004

Review of Nicholas Perrin, Thomas and Tatian (Atlanta, 2002)

McKechnie, P. R., 2004, In : Prudentia. 36, 1, p. 64-66 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetterResearch

2003

Imagination of a Monarchy: Studies in Ptolemaic Propaganda

McKechnie, P. R., 2003, In : Prudentia. 35, 2, p. 218-220 3 p.

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Paganism and Dissent in the Early Christian Centuries

McKechnie, P. R., 2003, In : Prudentia. 35, 2, p. 200-201 2 p.

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2002

Roman law and the laws of the Medes and Persians: Decius' and Valerian's persecutions of Christianity

McKechnie, P. R., 2002, Thnking like a lawyer: Essays on legal history and general history for John Crook on his eightieth. Paul McKechnie (ed.). Leiden: Brill, p. 253-269 17 p.

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The First Christian centuries: perspectives on the early church

McKechnie, P., 2002, Downer's Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

Early Christianity
Companionship
Early Church
2001

Flavia Sophe in context

McKechnie, P., 2001, In : Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik. 135, p. 117-124 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

Exposition

Harmonizing the Alexander-Gospels: a reply to N.G.L. Hammond

McKechnie, P., 2001, In : L'Antiquite Classique: revue interuniversitaire. 70, p. 161-168 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearch

Gospel
Alexander the Great
2000

The career of Joshua ben Sira

McKechnie, P., Apr 2000, In : Journal of Theological Studies. 51, 1, p. 3-26 24 p.

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Authorship
Ben Sira
1999

An errant husband and a rare idiom (P.Oxy. 744)

McKechnie, P., 1999, In : Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik. 127, p. 157-161 5 p.

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Spouses

Christian Grave-Inscriptions from the familia Caesaris

McKechnie, P., 1999, In : Journal of ecclesiastical history. 50, 3, p. 427-441 15 p.

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Inference
Epitaph
Household

Manipulation of themes in Quintus Curtius Rufus book 10

McKechnie, P., 1999, In : Historia - Zeitschrift fur Alte Geschichte. 48, 1, p. 44-60 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Roman History
Manipulation
Agenda
1996

'Women's religion' and second-century Christianity

McKechnie, P., Jul 1996, In : Journal of ecclesiastical history. 47, 3, p. 409-431 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Christianity
Religion
2nd Century BC
Heretics
Historian
1995

Diodorus siculus and hephaestion's pyre

Mckechnie, P., 1995, In : The Classical Quarterly. 45, 2, p. 418-432 15 p.

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