By Lluis Feliu, Watson Che
Topic of this e-book is the god Dagan (biblical Dagon), the important deity of the center Euphrates sector. Lluis Feliu, conscientiously analysing the resources from Ebla and Mari for the 3rd millennium, from Mari for the previous Babylonian interval and from Emar and Ugarit for the center Babylonian interval, right here supplies a meticulous diachronic survey of the divine topic. a last bankruptcy summarizes the implications in describing the nature of Dagan, his starting place and his zone of effect. Of specific curiosity to Assyriologists, to biblical students and to comparative religionists.
Download e-book for iPad: Critical Theory After Habermas: Encounters and Departures by Dieter Freundlieb, Wayne Hudson, J Rundell
By Dieter Freundlieb, Wayne Hudson, J Rundell
The essays during this publication interact with the vast variety of Jürgen Habermas' paintings together with politics and the general public sphere, nature, aesthetics, the linguistic flip and the paradigm of intersubjectivity. every one essay responds to specific problems with Habermas' method of those themes. every one contributor additionally attracts on various theoretical and philosophical traditions with a purpose to discover fresh advancements in severe conception.
By Bo Utas, Tomas Hagg
Ranging from the author's discovery that the Persian epic poem Vamiq and Adhra by means of Unsuri (11th century advert) derives from the traditional Greek novel of "Metiokhos and Parthenope", this paintings comprises severe versions of the Greek and Persian fragments and testimonia, with reviews.
By Federico Moises Colautti
This paintings covers Flavius Josephus' presentation of the ceremonial dinner of Passover in his works. It analyzes the texts during which Flavius Josephus mentions this banquet in his paraphrase of the Bible. Then the references to Passover within the remainder of his works are thought of.
By Klaus Spechtenhauser
Download PDF by M. M. Kobylina, O. J. Névérov: Divinités orientales sur le littoral nord de la Mer Noire
By M. M. Kobylina, O. J. Névérov
Synthèses partielles consacrées à l'un ou l'autre dieu, inventaires iconographiques, catalogues et synthèses régionales alternent dans l. a. série des ÉPRO pour los angeles plus grande delight des spécialistes de l'antiquité classique et de l'histoire des religions auxquels ces différents volumes apportent le plus généralement une documentation renouvelée et abondante ainsi que des monuments peu connus ou inédits. A ce dernier titre, on sera reconnaissant à M. M. Kobylina et O. J. Névérov d'avoir fait le travel des musées et collections d'URSS pour recueillir ces témoignages du culte des Divinités orientales sur le littoral nord de los angeles Mer Noire et de n'avoir pas négligé non plus, à cet effet, certains musées «occidentaux» (Paris, Constantinople).
By Michael Forsyth, Lisa White
"This is the fourth booklet in a sequence on historical construction Conservation. It combines conservation philosophy within the outfitted setting with wisdom of conventional fabrics and structural and constructional conservation thoughts and know-how. Chapters are written by way of prime architects, conservators, structural engineers and comparable pros, who jointly replicate the interdisciplinary nature of conservation paintings. while tremendous guides exist on all the topic parts - a few through the authors of ancient construction Conservation - few participants and practices have prepared entry to all of those or the time to learn them intimately. the purpose of the old development Conservation sequence is to introduce every one element of conservation and to supply concise, easy and up to date wisdom inside 3 volumes, enough for the pro to understand the topic larger and to grasp the place to hunt extra help.The current quantity, inside Finishes for historical construction Conservation enhances fabrics and talents for historical construction Conservation, combining the historical past and alertness of every fabric with present wisdom of upkeep and conservation ideas. Of direct sensible software within the box, it takes the reader in the course of the technique of protecting ancient inside finishes, masking every little thing from ornamental plasterwork, joinery and paint color; to chimneypieces, lighting fixtures and bathrooms"--Provided by way of writer. learn more... Conservation of the historical inside -- Stone flooring -- Cantilever or placing stone stairs -- ornamental plasterwork: fabrics and techniques -- Woodwork -- Metalwork and gilding -- Chimneypieces -- Wallpaper -- Textiles -- Ceramic and glass -- The impression of old lights -- Paint color and paintwork -- Recreating old schemes of inside ornament -- surroundings within the old inside -- fireplace defense in Georgian homes
By Peter Hennigan
This paintings offers an research of the earliest felony treatises at the Islamic belief, or waqf - the Ah kam al-Waaf" of Hilal al-Ray and the Ah kam al-Awqaf of al-Khassaf. This paintings undertakes a textual research of the treatises.
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By Coblentz Bautch
Research of the Geography of one Enoch 17-19 examines the travels of the patriarch Enoch who's given a guided travel of amazing and from time to time terrifying locations positioned during the cosmos. Coblentz Bautch clarifies the textual content of one Enoch 17-19 by means of explaining how the websites defined relate to each other geographically and by means of reconstructing the psychological map of the geography that lies in the back of the textual descriptions. in particular provocative is the honor of assets from the traditional close to East, Hebrew Bible and the realm of Hellenistic Judaism which can have educated the realm view of one Enoch 17-19 and parallel traditions. via this research a big side of apocalypses is illumined: their portrayal of geography and sacred area.