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Peace in the ancient world

Matthew Melko

Peace in the ancient world

by Matthew Melko

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Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History, Ancient.,
  • Peace.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMatthew Melko and Richard D. Weigel, with the collaboration of Sally L. D. Katary and Michael McKenny ; maps by Richard Ward.
    ContributionsWeigel, Richard D., 1945- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD62 .M44
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4105741M
    ISBN 10089950020X
    LC Control Number80020434

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Peace in the Ancient World: Concepts and Theories conducts a comparative investigation into why certain ancient societies produced explicit concepts and theories of peace, while others did not.

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Goldsworthy, Adrian. Publisher. Yale University Press. The Ancient History Encyclopedia logo is a registered EU trademark. This volume places peace in the prime position as a panel of scholars stresses the importance of ‘peace’ as a positive concept in the ancient world (and not just the absence of, or necessarily even related to, war), and considers examples of conflict resolution, conciliation, and.

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Hole to top corner of some pages. ; Mentor Series; pages; Aristophanes' comic masterpiece of war and sex remains one of the greatest plays ever written.CONTENTS Notes on Contributors 1 Introduction: Searching for Peace in the Ancient World Kurt A.

Raaflaub 2 Making War and Making Peace in Early China Robin D. S. Yates 3 Ancient India: Peace Within and War Without Richard Salomon 4 Water under the Straw: Peace in Mesopotamia Benjamin R. Foster 5 Making, Preserving, and Breaking the Peace with the Hittite State Richard Beal 6 Conflict and.

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