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Sacred killing [electronic resource] : the archaeology of sacrifice in the ancient Near East / edited by Anne M. Porter and Glenn M. Schwartz.

Publication:
Winona Lake, Ind. : Eisenbrauns, 2012.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (337 p.)
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Subjects:
Social archaeology -- Middle East.
Sacrifice -- Middle East -- History -- To 1500.
Rites and ceremonies -- Middle East -- History -- To 1500.
Middle East -- Antiquities.
Middle East -- Religious life and customs.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
""Restoring Order: Death, Display, and Authority""""Mortal Mirrors: Creating Kin through Human Sacrifice in Third Millennium Syro-Mesopotamia""; ""Scripts of Animal Sacrifice in Levantine Culture-History""; ""Human and Animal Sacrifice at Galatian Gordion: The Uses of Ritual in a Multiethnic Community""; ""Sacrifice in the Ancient Near East: Offering and Ritual Killing""; ""On Sacrifice: An Archaeology of Shang Sacrifice""; ""Index""
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Porter, Anne, 1957-
Schwartz, Glenn M.
ISBN:
1-57506-676-9
OCLC:
922991954