Christian Martyrs

Selected full-text books and articles on this topic

Sacrificing the Self: Perspectives on Martyrdom and Religion
Margaret Cormack.
Oxford University Press, 2001
Perfect Martyr: The Stoning of Stephen and the Construction of Christian Identity
Shelly Matthews.
Oxford University Press, 2010
The Martyrs: A Study in Social Control
Donald W. Riddle.
University of Chicago Press, 1931
Martyrs' Mirror: Persecution and Holiness in Early New England
Adrian Chastain Weimer.
Oxford University Press, 2011
Martyrdom: The Psychology, Theology, and Politics of Self-Sacrifice
Rona M. Fields.
Praeger, 2004
The Church of Apostles and Martyrs
Henri Daniel-Rops; Audrey Butler.
Image Books, vol.1, 1960
Librarian’s tip: Chap. IV "Sacrifice of Blood: The Church's First Martyrs"
Christian Persecution, Martyrdom, and Orthodoxy
Michael Whitby; Joseph Streeter.
Oxford University Press, 2006
Martyrdom and Memory: Early Christian Culture Making
Elizabeth A. Castelli.
Columbia University Press, 2004
Victims and Values: A History and a Theory of Suffering
Joseph A. Amato; David Monge.
Praeger Publishers, 1990
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Christianity, Suffering's Worth"
Noble Daughters: Unheralded Women in Western Christianity, 13th to 18th Centuries
Marie A. Conn.
Greenwood Press, 2000
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 2 "Anabaptist Women Martyrs: Images of Radical Commitment"
Foxe's Book of Martyrs and the Elect Nation
William Haller.
Jonathan Cape, 1963
In Procession before the World: Martyrdom as Public Liturgy in Early Christianity
Robin Darling Young.
Marquette University Press, 2001
Let Us Die That We May Live: Greek Homilies on Christian Martyrs from Asia Minor, Palestine, and Syria, C. 350-C. 450 AD
Johan Leemans; Wendy Mayer; Pauline Allen; Boudewijn Dehandschutter.
Routledge, 2003
Martyrs and Confessors
Clement, Olivier.
The Ecumenical Review, Vol. 52, No. 3, July 2000
On Contemporary Martyrs: Some Recent Literature
Cunningham, Lawrence S.
Theological Studies, Vol. 63, No. 2, June 2002
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