Ugarit, religion and culture
Read Online
Share

Ugarit, religion and culture essays presented in honour of Professor John C.L. Gibson by International Colloquium on Ugarit, Religion and Culture (1994 Edinburgh, Scotland)

  • 165 Want to read
  • ·
  • 87 Currently reading

Published by Ugarit-Verlag in Münster .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Ugarit (Extinct city)

Subjects:

  • Ugaritic literature -- Congresses.,
  • Ugaritic language -- Congresses.,
  • Mythology, Ugaritic -- Congresses.,
  • Ugarit (Extinct city) -- Religion -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementedited by N. Wyatt, W.G.E. Watson and J.B. Lloyd.
SeriesUgaritisch-biblische Literatur ;, Bd. 12, Ugaritisch-biblische Literatur ;, 12.
ContributionsGibson, John C. L., Wyatt, N., Watson, Wilfred G. E., Lloyd, J. B.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPJ4150 .I57 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination448 p. :
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL716457M
LC Control Number97102121
OCLC/WorldCa36056389

Download Ugarit, religion and culture

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

Ugarit, religion and culture: essays presented in honour of Professor John C.L. Gibson [Religion and Culture Edinburgh, Scotland) ( Gibson, John C. L. ; Wyatt Author: J. B. International Colloquium on Ugarit, Religion and Culture Edinburgh, Scotland) ( Gibson, John C. L. ; Wyatt, N. ; Watson, Wilfred G. E. ; Lloyd. according alliteration already Anat Ancient appears archives associated atrt Ba'al Baal beginning Beya Bible biblical Canaanite CAQUOT column comparable concerning connection context Continued cult cultic culture dans dead deity described DIETRICH dieu discussion divine dream East Egypt Egyptian Emar evidence example fact figure final goddess gods hand Hebrew human Hurrian important . UGARIT-RELIGION-AND-CULTURE Download Ugarit-religion-and-culture ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to UGARIT-RELIGION-AND-CULTURE book pdf for free now. Ugarit Religion And Culture. Author: Nick Wyatt ISBN: UOM Genre: Littérature ougaritique - Congrès.   Pardee consistently warns against too easily making inferences from the fragments known from Ugarit, and the material known from surrounding cultures, to conclusions about religion at Ugarit (and to conclusions about Hebrew religion). The frustration of working with broken texts, preserved by chance, is always there/5(6).

A Primer on Ugaritic is an introduction to the language of the ancient city of Ugarit, placed in the context of the culture, literature, and religion of this ancient Semitic culture. The Ugaritic language and literature was a precursor to Canaanite and serves as one of our most important resources for understanding the Old Testament and the Hebrew by: Ugarit, religion and culture proceedings of the International Colloquium on Ugarit, Religion and Culture, Edinburgh, July essays presented in honour of Professor John C.L. Gibson by International Colloquium on Ugarit, Reli Published by Ugarit-Verlag in Münster.   The term Canaanite religion is an inappropiate name given to religious text found in the city of Ugarit. A better name, that both the author and translator agree, would be "The Religion of Ancient Syria".Cited by: Buy Ugarit, Religion and Culture: Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Ugarit, Religion and Culture. Edinburgh, July (Ugaritisch-Biblische Literatur,) by J B Lloyd, W G Watson, N Wyatt (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on Format: Hardcover.

Ugarit (/ ˌ uː ɡ ə ˈ r iː t, ˌ j uː-/; Ugaritic: 𐎜𐎂𐎗𐎚, ʼUgart; Arabic: أُوغَارِيت ‎ Ūġārīt or أُوجَارِيت Ūǧārīt) was an ancient port city in northern Syria, in the outskirts of modern Latakia, discovered by accident in together with the Ugaritic ruins are often called Ras Shamra after the headland where they on: Latakia Governorate, Syria.   Ugarit was an important sea port city in the Northern never a world power, Ugarit was a key economic center in the Ancient Near East, serving as a major trade center between Egypt and the major powers of Bronze Age Asia Minor and Mesopotamia.. Though Ugarit had been inhabited almost continuously since the Neolithic period (c. BCE), it was not until c. BCE that Ugarit. Get this from a library! Ugarit, religion and culture: proceedings of the International Colloquium on Ugarit, religion and culture Edinburgh, July [N Wyatt; W G E Watson; J B Lloyd;].   About Religious Texts from Ugarit. An updated and corrected edition of a classic work, with new material. This book is an up-to-date translation and commentary on the Ugaritic texts. Of interest and importance for a general readership, as well as students and specialists in biblical, classical and religious studies.