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Guild structure and political allegiance in early Achaemenid Mesopotamia.

David B. Weisberg

Guild structure and political allegiance in early Achaemenid Mesopotamia.

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Published by Yale U.P .
Written in English


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SeriesYale Near Eastern researchs;1
The Physical Object
Pagination131p.,ill.,25cm
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19674992M


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Guild structure and political allegiance in early Achaemenid Mesopotamia. [David B Weisberg] -- The present study seeks to increase our knowledge of Neo-Babylonian crafts and their organization with the help of eight previously unpublished texts from the Yale Babylonian Collection.

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Dougherty, Records from Erech: Time of Nabonidus ( B.C.). Weisberg, D. Guild Structure and Political Allegiance in Early Achaemenid Babylonia (Yale Near Eastern Researches 1). New Haven, Weisberg, D. Texts from the Time of Nebuchadnezzar (Yale Oriental Studies 17).Cited by: 1. The thesis appeared in the recently established Yale Near Eastern Researches () under the somewhat daunting title Guild Structure and Political Allegiance in Early Achaemenid Mesopotamia, and David’s career was launched.

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The Achaemenid Empire established the world’s first complex administrative system of government in B.C. There are numerous administrative accomplishments by the Achaemenids that have not.

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Ellis. Yale Near Eastern Researches, vol. New Haven, Yale University Press, Athura (Old Persian: 𐎠𐎰𐎢𐎼𐎠 Aθurā), also called Assyria, was a geographical area within the Achaemenid Empire in Upper Mesopotamia from to BC as a military protectorate state.

Although sometimes regarded as a satrapy, Achaemenid royal inscriptions list it as a dahyu (plural dahyāva), a concept generally interpreted as meaning either a group of people or both a. Book Reviews. Free Access. GENERAL AND ETHNOLOGY: Soma: A Handbook of Anthropology and Published Research on the Nile Valley, the Arab Levant, Southern Mesopotamia, the Arabian Peninsula, and Israel.

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By DAVID B. WEISBERG. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, Pp. xviii + + IX plates. $ The volume under review is the first volume in a new series of studies: Yale Near Eastern Researches.

In a way it revives the old Yale Oriental Series: Researches. The Achaemenid Empire (/ ə ˈ k iː m ə n ɪ d /; 𐎧𐏁𐏂 Xšāça (Old Persian) "The Empire" c. – BC), also called the First Persian Empire, was an ancient Iranian empire based in Western Asia founded by Cyrus the g at its greatest extent from the Balkans and Eastern Europe proper in the west to the Indus Valley in the east, it was larger than any Capital: Babylon (main capital), Pasargadae.

The publications he authored, edited, or to which he contributed articles include Neo-Babylonian Texts in the Oriental Institute Collection; Les Cités Royales des Pays de la Bible Reconstituées; Guild Structure and Political Allegiance in Early Achaemenid Mesopotamia; The Late Babylonian Texts of the Oriental Institute Collection; Life and.

New Haven: Yale University Press, First Edition. Octavo. pp., (9) plates at rear. Based on eight unpublished Neo-Babylonian texts from the Yale Babylonian Collections this study sheds new light on an important phase of Neo-Babylonian society: the guilds, their political allegiance, and their membership.

The Achaemenid administrative structure proved itself adaptable and inclusive on occasion, able to accommodate the realities of a multifaceted empire. The result was an administrative achievement which proved largely durable over two centuries, until Achaemenid power was extinguished by Alexander of Macedon.

1 See generally George Howell, Trade Unionism New and Old 1 (London ). 2 See David B. Weisberg, Guild Structure and Political Allegiance in Early Achaemenid Mesopotamia 52 (Yale ). 3 Terminology is complicated due to the time period covered as well as the different languages involved.

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the Scythians had mounted raids on Western Asia, and a Scythian influence on Babylonian armor is noticeable even before the Persian conquest of Mesopotamia. The soldiers of Nebuchadnezzar II and Nabonidus were often equipped with Scythian bows, Scythian bronze- and iron-tipped arrows, and various other.

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The achaemenid empire 1. THE ACHAEMENID EMPIRE Persia - Iran 2. The First Persians The empire of Persia arose in Iran around the 6th century B.C.E. The Medes and the Persians migrated from central Asia to Persia (SW Iran). For a time, they lived under Babylonian and Assyrian rule.

People that possibly inhabited the southern half of Mesopotamia in the 6th millennium BCE.-Constructed elaborate irrigation networks-Built the worlds first cities-Cities turned into economic and cultural centers-developed writing and formal education-Centers of political and military authority.-Dominated public affairs for about a millennium.

Weisberg, D. Guild Structure and Political Allegiance in Early Achaemenid Mesopotamia. New Haven, Weiser, A. Samuel 7– FRLANT Göttingen, Weisman, Z. The Narrative Cycle of the Jacob Stories and Their Integration in the History of the Nation (in Hebrew). Jerusalem, ———.

"Toward an Explanation of "lzh " (in. Abstract. This chapter examines the history of the topics in its title, with major emphasis on the history of associations. This Handbook is very clearly about associationalism writ large, not about associations and social welfare only (Smith c).

The latter issue is one key piece of the total puzzle, but we aim to cover the whole range of association types and time by: 4. The Achaemenid Empire, or Achaemenid Persian Empire, (– BC) was the first of the Persian Empires to rule over significant portions of Greater Persia (or Iran).

It followed the Median Empire as the second great empire of the Iranian peoples. At the height of its power, the Achaemenid Empire had about million square kilometers and was territorially the largest Area: Near East, Central Asia, Western South.

MESOPOTAMIAN INFLUENCES ON THE OLD PERSIAN ROYAL IDEOLOGY AND RELIGION power after the death of Cyrus II’s son Cambyses II (–) and the revolt of Gaumata in It has been claimed that Darius utilised propaganda to justify his rights to the throne of the Achaemenids.

9 By connecting his ances. In Mesopotamia, Achaemenid rule was light-handed after the conquest of Babylon in BC, with a high degree of religious tolerance, stemming from the Persians’ Zoroastrian faith. Most local officials were kept in power, with governors called satraps installed in the various provinces.

Weisberg, David B. Guild Structure and Political Allegiance in Early Achaemenid Mesopotamia. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press Google Scholar Yakovlev, Andrei, and Andrei Govorun.

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If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains * and * are unblocked. The Achaemenid Empire was the first Persian empire that believed in religious tolerance.

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History of Mesopotamia - History of Mesopotamia - Mesopotamia to the end of the Achaemenian period: About years after the death of Hammurabi, his dynasty was destroyed by an invasion of new peoples.

Because there are very few written records from this era, the time from about bce to about bce (in some areas until bce) is called the dark ages. History of Iran: Achaemenid Society and Culture By: T. Cuyler Young, Jr. Achaemenid society and culture was in reality the collective societies and cultures of the many subject peoples of the this mosaic it is sometimes difficult to sort out that which is distinctively Persian or distinctively a development of the Achaemenid period and therefore perhaps an early Iranian.

The training of the Iranian nobility was arduous. As a youth, the Iranian was schooled-in companies of fifty-in running, swimming, horse grooming, tilling the land, tending the cattle, making various handicrafts, and getting accustomed to standing at watch; he would be trained in the arts of the chase (both afoot and on horseback), archery, throwing the spear and javelin.

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