The Empirical Dimension of Ancient Near Eastern Studies. Die empirische Dimension altorientalischer Forschungen

Edited by: Gebhard J. Selz, Klaus Wagensonner

This volume's 23 contributions from senior and younger researchers working with the Ancient Near Eastern heritage are based on the hypothesis of a general empiric attitude of Ancient Mesopotamian scholarship. The articles try to elucidate these underlying principles, making use of various sorts of modern theories and methods. The book covers a broader range of topics: astronomy, politics, agriculture and irrigation, linguistics, architecture, medicine and others.


784 pages

Publication Date: 2/17/2011
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9783643500359