Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Conference Rencontre assyriologique internationale (53rd : 2007 : Moscow, Russia, and Saint Petersburg, Russia)

Title City administration in the ancient Near East [electronic resource] : proceedings of the 53e Rencontre assyriologique internationale. Vol. 2 / edited by L. Kogan ... [et al.].

Imprint Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 370 p. : ill., maps.
Series Babel und Bibel ; 5
Orientalia et classica ; v. XXXI
Orientalia et classica ; issue 31.
Babel und Bibel ; 5.
Note Papers from second part of 53rd Rencontre assyriologique internationale meetings, held in Hermitage Theater, St. Petersburg, Russia, July 27, 2007; first part was held in Moscow, Russia, and was entitled "Language in the ancient Near East."
"Published for the Russian State University for the Humanities."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Opening lectures. "He put in order the accounts" : remarks on the early dynastic background of the administrative reorganizations in the Ur III state / Gebhard Selz -- {circ}Etre chef d'un état Amorrite : city administration in the ancient Near East / Jean-Marie Durand -- Administration in texts from the first Sealand dynasty / Stephanie Dalley -- City administration in poetry : the case of the herald / Dina Katz -- Between city institutions and markets : Mesopotamian traders of the 2nd millennium BC / Rafa Koliski -- L'administration de Chagar Bazar (Anakkum) à l'époque de Sams-Addu / Denis Lacambre -- How to control nomads? : a case study associated with Jebel Bishri in central Syria : West Semitic nomads in relation to the urban world / Minna Lönnqvist -- The Sargonic "archive" of Me-sasag7, cup-bearer of Adab / Massimo Maiocchi -- Le ©£hazannu à Mari et sur le moyen-Euphrate / Lionel Marti -- From oral promise to written receipt : a cognitive study of the use of mnemonics within ancient administration / Bonnie Nilhamn -- Verschenkte Stadte/königliche Landschenkungen an Götter und Menschen / Susanne Paulus -- ©£Hazannum : the forgotten mayor / Jon Taylor -- Stadtische Selbstverwaltung und sozial-politischer Gemeindesektor in Phönikien und Syrien / Yuli B. Tsirkin -- The role of the ©£hazannu in the Neo-Assyrian empire / Greta Van Buylaere -- The city-administration of Ugarit / Wilfred H. van Soldt -- New light from an unpublished archive of Meskigalla, Ensi of Adab, housed in the Cornell University collections : professions and labor in the Ur III period / Giuseppe Visicato -- A Babylonian gang of potters : reconstructing the social organization of crafts production in the late third millennium BC southern Mesopotamia / Jacob Dahl -- What work did the Damgars do? : towards a definition of Ur III labor / Steven Garfinkle -- Administration of the irrigation fee in Umma during the Ur III period (ca. 2112-2004 BCE) / Xiaoli Ouyang.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Language Primarily in English, with three texts in French and two texts in German.
Subject Municipal government -- Middle East -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Cities and towns, Ancient -- Middle East -- Congresses.
City and town life -- Middle East -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Middle East -- Politics and government -- Congresses.
Middle East -- History -- To 622 -- Congresses.
Assyria -- History -- Congresses.
Babylonia -- History -- Congresses.
Ur (Extinct city) -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Kogan, Leonid Efimovich.
Rossiski gosudarstvenny gumanitarny universitet.
ProQuest (Firm)
Added Title Proceedings of the 53e Rencontre assyriologique internationale. Vol. 2
Proceedings of the cinquante-troisième Rencontre assyriologique internationale. Vol. 2
Proceedings of the 53rd Rencontre assyriologique internationale. Vol. 2
ISBN 1575061686 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9781575066134 (e-book)

Available items only