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University of Chicago Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Overview
Works: 9 works in 26 publications in 1 language and 2,284 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Essays  Sources 
Roles: Other
Classifications: DS41, 492.05
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by University of Chicago
Journal of Near Eastern studies by University of Chicago( )

in English and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Organization of power : aspects of bureaucracy in the ancient Near East by McGuire Gibson( Book )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Arts & the public by Saul Bellow( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On an Egyptian/Asiatic frontier : an archaeological history of the Wadi Tumilat by Carol Ann Redmount( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The decline and fall of the Western Zhou Dynasty : a historical, archaeological, and geographical study of China from the tenth to the eight centuries B.C. by Feng Li( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

On an Egyptian/Asiatic frontier : an archaeological history of the wadi Tumilat by Carol Ann Redmount( )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Abu Hamid al-Ghazali's juristic doctrine in al-Mustasfa min 'ilm al-usul with a translation of volume one of al-Mustasfa min 'ilm al-usul by Aḥmad Zakī Manṣūr Ḥammād( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mortality, monuments and mobility : ancestor traditions and the transcendence of space by Anne Porter( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The demarcation of space that these mounds represent was a response to shifting social relationships that resulted from fluctuations in the nature of use of space by mobile pastoralists, contrary to current consensus vested in models of sedentary agriculture. The impact of time-space distanciation and the potential for fragmentation is high in mobile systems characterized by changing constraints, physical and social dispersal. This, in addition to the maintenance of corporate access to pastures, gives rise to systems of social structure and integration that serve to transcend the distention wrought by space and enable flexibility in the constitution of the group. Tradition and kinship are two key factors in the interactions of such groups and are configured through descent, fictive or real, ideological or structural. In any social system where descent plays a prominent role, the forbears who constitute the line or web of descent are attributed a singular condition
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityUniversity of Chicago

Chicago, University Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Chicago. University. Dept. of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Department of Near Easter Languages and Civilizations University of Chicago.

University of Chicago Department of oriental languages and civilizations

University of Chicago Department of oriental languages and literatures

University of Chicago. Dept. of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

Languages
English (26)