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The Resource Literacy and power in the ancient world, edited by Alan K. Bowman and Greg Woolf

Literacy and power in the ancient world, edited by Alan K. Bowman and Greg Woolf

Label
Literacy and power in the ancient world
Title
Literacy and power in the ancient world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alan K. Bowman and Greg Woolf
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Bowman, Alan K
  • Woolf, Greg
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  • Literacy
  • History, Ancient
Label
Literacy and power in the ancient world, edited by Alan K. Bowman and Greg Woolf
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Literacy and power in the ancient world / Alan K. Bowman and Greg Woolf -- The Persepolis tablets : speech, seal and script / D.M. Lewis -- Literacy and the city-state in archaic and classical Greece / Rosalind Thomas -- Literacy and language in Egypt in the Late and Persian Periods / John Ray -- Literacy and power in Ptolemaic Egypt / Dorothy J. Thompson -- Power and the spread of writing in the West / Greg Woolf -- Texts, scribes and power in Roman Judaea / M.D. Goodman -- The Roman imperial army : letters and literacy on the northern frontier / Alan K. Bowman -- Literacy and power in early Christianity / Robin Lane Fox -- Greek and Syriac in Late Antique Syria / S.P. Brock -- Later Roman bureaucracy : going through the files / C.M. Kelly -- Literacy and power in the migration period / Peter Heather -- Texts as weapons : polemic in the Byzantine dark ages / Averil Cameron
Control code
28375800
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 249 pages
Isbn
9780521433693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1600357
Label
Literacy and power in the ancient world, edited by Alan K. Bowman and Greg Woolf
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-244) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Literacy and power in the ancient world / Alan K. Bowman and Greg Woolf -- The Persepolis tablets : speech, seal and script / D.M. Lewis -- Literacy and the city-state in archaic and classical Greece / Rosalind Thomas -- Literacy and language in Egypt in the Late and Persian Periods / John Ray -- Literacy and power in Ptolemaic Egypt / Dorothy J. Thompson -- Power and the spread of writing in the West / Greg Woolf -- Texts, scribes and power in Roman Judaea / M.D. Goodman -- The Roman imperial army : letters and literacy on the northern frontier / Alan K. Bowman -- Literacy and power in early Christianity / Robin Lane Fox -- Greek and Syriac in Late Antique Syria / S.P. Brock -- Later Roman bureaucracy : going through the files / C.M. Kelly -- Literacy and power in the migration period / Peter Heather -- Texts as weapons : polemic in the Byzantine dark ages / Averil Cameron
Control code
28375800
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 249 pages
Isbn
9780521433693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1600357

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