New PDF release: Anatolian Interfaces: Hittites, Greeks and their Neighbours

By Billie Jean Collins,Mary R. Bachvarova,Ian Rutherford

ISBN-10: 1842172700

ISBN-13: 9781842172704

ISBN-10: 1842179632

ISBN-13: 9781842179635

The papers during this assortment are the made of the convention "Hittites, Greeks and Their friends in old Anatolia: a world convention on Cross-Cultural Interaction," hosted by way of Emory college in Atlanta, Georgia. They conceal a powerful variety of concerns on the subject of the complicated cultural interactions that came about on Anatolian soil over the process millennia, within the strategy highlighting the problems inherent in learning societies which are multi-cultural of their makeup and outlook, in addition to the position that cultural id performed in shaping these interactions. subject matters comprise attainable resources of hysteria alongside the Mycenaean-Anatolian interface; the transmission of mythological and spiritual components among cultures; the switch throughout time and area in literary motifs as they're tailored to new milieus and new audiences; the ways that linguistic facts can refine our realizing of the interrelations among a number of the peoples who lived in Anatolia; and the function that the Anatolian kingdoms of the 1st millennium performed as cultural filters and conduits in which North Syrian or close to japanese rules or fabrics have been transmitted to the Greeks.

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