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Power and identity at the margins of the ancient Near East

dc.contributor.authorMohr, Sara, editor
dc.contributor.authorThompson, Shane M., editor
dc.contributor.authorUniversity Press of Colorado, publisher
dc.descriptionIncludes bibliographical references and index.
dc.description.abstractPower and Identity at the Margins of the Ancient Near East rethinks the dichotomy between antiquated terms such as "core" and "periphery," explores lived realities in the margins of central authority and centers those margins as places of resistance and power in their own right.--Provided by publisher.
dc.description.tableofcontentsNotes in the margins / Sara Mohr and Shane M. Thompson -- An imperial encounter: the Egyptian Empire in Canaan, highland ethnogenesis, and the transformation of history / Avraham Faust -- Between the devil and the deep blue sea? Northern Levantine elites at the margins of the Bronze Age Empires / Alexander Ahrens -- Betwixt and between: the elusiveness of Israel's Iron Age Timnah / Mahri Leonard-Fleckman -- On the far side of the river: shifting territorialities and reorienting political discourses in Hittite Anatolia / Alvise Matessi -- Beyond politics: religion and symbolism at the borders of Egypt / Valeria Turriziani -- Studies in culture and language of the Kingdom of Suḫu / Peter Dubovský -- Emar, Carchemish, and the Hittites: the exercise of power without administration / Daniel E. Fleming -- On the fringe: benefits of life in the Shatter Zones of Egypt's Empire / Ellen Morris -- Reflections from the margins / Eric M. Trinka.
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dc.publisherColorado State University. Libraries
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dc.subject.lcshPolitical culture -- Middle East -- History
dc.subject.lcshPolitical culture -- Egypt -- History
dc.subject.lcshImperialism -- History
dc.subject.lcshMiddle East -- Civilization -- To 622
dc.subject.lcshMiddle East -- Antiquities
dc.subject.lcshEgypt -- Civilization -- To 332 B.C.
dc.subject.lcshEgypt -- Antiquities
dc.titlePower and identity at the margins of the ancient Near East


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