Local Power in Old Babylonian Mesopotamia
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Local Power in Old Babylonian Mesopotamia

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ISBN-13:
9781908049001
Einband:
Taschenbuch
Erscheinungsdatum:
01.01.2012
Seiten:
288
Autor:
Andrea Seri
Gewicht:
399 g
Format:
231x155x20 mm
Serie:
Studies in Egyptology and the
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

This book focuses on certain local powers in Old Babylonian Mesopotamia (ca. 2000 - 1595 B.C.), namely the chief of the city (rabianum), the elders, the "city," and the assembly. This is a novel approach to Old Babylonian history that allows us to understand the constituency, activities, and sphere of influence of local institutions of authority.
Introduction Chapter I: Is Mesopotamian history - history? Chapter II: The Old Babylonian Period Chapter III: The rabianum Chapter IV: The Elders Chapter V: The City Chapter VI: The Assembly Chapter VII: Local Power and the Writing of Old Babylonian History
This book focuses on certain local powers in Old Babylonian Mesopotamia (ca. 2000 - 1595 B.C.), namely the chief of the city (rabianum), the elders, the "city," and the assembly. This is a novel approach to Old Babylonian history that allows us to understand the constituency, activities, and sphere of influence of local institutions of authority.