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University of Chicago Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations

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Works: 7 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 1,711 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Conference proceedings 
Classifications: DS41, 492.05
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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 1,463 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 Undetermined and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries 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
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
The American journal of Semitic languages and literatures ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
On an Egyptian/Asiatic frontier : an archaeological history of the wadi Tumilat. Vol.1 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
 
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controlled identity University of Chicago

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
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English (22)