What's in a name? : terminology related to the work force and job categories in the ancient Near East / [edited by] Agnès Garcia-Ventura.

  • Münster : Ugarit-Verlag, 2018.
  • ©2018
536 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.


  • Alter Orient und Altes Testament ; Bd. 440. [More in this series]
  • Alter Orient und Altes Testament, 0931-4296 ; Band 440
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Introduction: the work force and job categories in the Ancient Near East / Agnès Garcia-Ventura -- Labor administration in proto-Elamite Iran / Jacob L. Dahl, Laura F. Hawkins, Kathryn Kelley -- Age, gender and labor: recording human resources in 3350-2500 BC Mesopotamia / Vitali Bartash -- The archaic lists of professions and their relevance for the late Uruk period: observations on some officials in their administrative context / Camille Lecompte -- Female servants of Royal Household (ars-tu munus) / Fumi Karahashi -- Reading history through lexicography: the weavers of Sargonic Adabin in comparative rerspective / Massimo Maiocchi -- The maškim in Ur III legal documents / Laura Culbertson -- kīma napišti măti eqlumma ul tīde? Field Work in Old Babylonian Sippar / Katrien de Graef -- The gold- and silversmith in the Middle Assyrian documents / Jaume Llop -- Middle Babylonian terminology related to workforce / Daniel Justel -- On the terminology of some (job) titles in Hittite texts / Matteo Vigo -- The role of the "overseer" as the -person responsible for the labour force in the hurrian milieu / Josué J. Justel -- Aspects of job categories and household workforce management in Nuzi documentation / Philippe Abrahami, Brigitte Lion -- Terminology related to work force and job categories in Ugarit / Juan-Pablo Vita -- Craftsmen in the Neo-Assyrian Empire / Melanie Gross -- Travel and displacement as part of the job: the case of the Neo-Assyrian ummânus -- The organization of building works in Neo-Babylonian / Stefan Zawadzki -- Dependent Labor and status in the Neo-Babylonian and Achaemenid periods / Kristin Kleber -- Dependent labor and status in the Neo-Babylonian and Achaemenid periods / Mark Tamerus.
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