Charity - Research Article from Encyclopedia of Religion

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See Also

Almsgiving; Grace; Hospitality; Zakāt.

Bibliography

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Constantelos, Demetrios J. Byzantine Philanthropy and Social Welfare. New Brunswick, N.J., 1968.

Constantelos, Demetrios J. Poverty, Society and Philanthropy in the Late Medieval Greek World. New Rochelle, N.Y., 1992, pp. 39–52.

Constantelos, Demetrios J. "Zakāt in Islam and Philanthropia in Greek Orthodox Christianity." In Kairos. Epistemoniki Epeterida Panepistemiou Thessalonikis, no. 4, pp. 693–702. Thessaloniki, 1994.

Conze, Edward. Buddhism: Its Essence and Development. Oxford, 1951.

Hands, A. R. Charities and Social Aid in Greece and Rome. Ithaca, N.Y., 1968.

Haramantides, Agathangelos, ed. He Martyria tes Agapes (The Witness of Love). Athens, 2001.

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