History of the Ancient Near East (p) (2007/2008)

Course not running

Course code
4S01317
Name of lecturer
Simonetta Ponchia
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-OR/01 - HISTORY OF ANCIENT NEAR EAST
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
II semestre dal Feb 18, 2008 al May 31, 2008.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

deep knowledge of one of the sectors of the historical documentation of the ancient Near East; analysis methodologies of written sources.

Syllabus

Contents of the course: political institution of the ancient Near East, with special reference to the first millennium B.C.; features and functions of royalty; political-administrative structures and hierarchies of the state; forms of power in the noble sector.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam