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2 edition of Encyclopedia of World Cultures found in the catalog.

Encyclopedia of World Cultures

On Cd-Rom

by Macmillan Publishing

  • 109 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by MacMillan Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Reference works,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Reference,
  • Software - Reference - CDROM / PC

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9936377M
    ISBN 100028648811
    ISBN 109780028648811

    Provides a full list of anthropological periodicals and an in-depth index in the final volume. Women in Pharaonic Egypt. It is an eScholarship journal that publishes cross-cultural research articles and published computerized codebooks and datasets. This imperial eastern superpower, which lasted for years and stretched from the Hindu Kush to Mesopotamia, withstood the might of Rome for centuries. This is the first book to reveal how life was lived in ten Mesopotamian cities: from Eridu, the Mesopotamian Eden, to that potent symbol of decadence, Babylon, the first true metropolis—multicultural, multi-ethnic, the last center of a dying civilization.

    Born to be Gay takes a radical look at the history of homosexuality, from Bacchanalian orgies to Gay Pride. World Book Online. The only major exception from this tendency is Japan, which has also introduced local inventions in the world culture - Manga comics or Tamagotchi pets, for example. Martin Goodman, Rome and Jerusalem. Volume 1 in the new Cambridge World History of Slavery series surveys the history of slavery in the ancient Mediterranean world. Peregrine

    Ephraim Stern. For most of the modern world, ancient Nubia seems an unknown and enigmatic land. Volume 2 is concerned with the archaeological and documentary evidence for contacts between Egypt and the Levant on the one hand and the Aegean on the other, during the Bronze Age from c. Errington, From Persepolis to the Punjab. Many consider "importing" culture dangerous, since it may suppress the local culture, causing reduction in diversity or even assimilation.


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Encyclopedia of World Cultures book

This is the first book to reveal how life was lived in ten Mesopotamian cities: from Eridu, the Mesopotamian Eden, to that potent symbol of decadence, Babylon, the first true metropolis—multicultural, multi-ethnic, the last center of a dying civilization.

Encyclopedia of world cultures

These approaches are supplemented by information from later Greek myths, legends, religious cults, and language. Cyrus the Great. The articles are relatively brief as encyclopedias go, but very comprehensive. Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such see Wikipedia: Book series.

The Poetics of Power in Late Antiquity. Staging the World is an illustrated study of the Roman triumphal procession in its capacity as spectacle and performance. The Encyclopedia was prepared under the direction of a distinguished editorial advisory board of 24 eminent scholars representing a wide diversity of specialties and perspectives in the discipline.

The ancient histories of Persia, India, present-day Iraq and Sudan and their influences on Rome and Greece are being acknowledged. Judith P. Judith Harris, Pompeii Awakened. Jan Assman, The Mind of Egypt. This is the first comprehensive account of warrior women in myth and history across the ancient world, from the Mediterranean Sea to the Great Wall of China.

Professor Greenberg serves on the editorial board of the Journal of the American Academy of Religion. In contrast, globalization has been seen as a much more welcome trend. Andrea Carandini eds. Also avoid publisher series, unless the publisher has a true monopoly over the "works" in question.

Encyclopedia of Love in World Religions features approximately subject entries, as well as insightful biographic sketches of preeminent thinkers, all written by a multidisciplinary team of some of the foremost scholars on the subject.

Matthew Simonton, Classical Greek Oligarchy. The Atlas of Ancient Rome provides a comprehensive archaeological survey of the city of Rome from prehistory to the early medieval period. Karen Radner, Ancient Assyria.

This book provides a chronological narrative of their relationship, supported by a substantial collection of translated sources illustrating structural patterns. Apocalypse explains where and why ancient earthquakes struck—and could strike again. This tendency is valid for non-material objects, too.

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Ancient Iran and Mesopotamia.The edition of The World Book Encyclopedia is your pass to a world of learning and exploration.

In 22 hard-cover volumes full of accurate and trustworthy facts, the encyclopedia set provides the most up-to-date information in formats specially-tailored for school-aged atlasbowling.com: World Book.

A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Encyclopedia of World Cultures的话题 · · · · · · (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人,还是一件事,都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。.

The Encyclopedia of World Cultures Vol. Cumulated Indexes, Bibliographies and Maps by David Levinson A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions.

This volume, with one hundred new articles, supplements the award-winning volume Encyclopedia of World Cultures, which was also organized and prepared by the Human Relations Area Files (HRAF) at Yale University, and published by G. K. Hall/Macmillan Library Reference between and The volume includes three kinds of entries.

One kind is an important culture that was not included. Jan 28,  · Encyclopedia of World Cultures ( ebook) Volumes organized by continent, entries by ethnic group. Includes introduction, history, economy, social relations and organization, religion, etc.

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