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By Billie Jean Collins,Mary R. Bachvarova,Ian Rutherford

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ISBN-13: 9781842172704

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The papers during this assortment are the fabricated from the convention "Hittites, Greeks and Their pals in historical Anatolia: a global convention on Cross-Cultural Interaction," hosted by way of Emory collage in Atlanta, Georgia. They conceal a magnificent diversity of matters when it comes to the complicated cultural interactions that came about on Anatolian soil over the process millennia, within the technique highlighting the problems inherent in learning societies which are multi-cultural of their makeup and outlook, in addition to the function that cultural identification performed in shaping these interactions. issues comprise attainable assets of hysteria alongside the Mycenaean-Anatolian interface; the transmission of mythological and non secular parts among cultures; the swap throughout time and area in literary motifs as they're tailored to new milieus and new audiences; the ways that linguistic facts can refine our realizing of the interrelations among a few of the peoples who lived in Anatolia; and the function that the Anatolian kingdoms of the 1st millennium performed as cultural filters and conduits wherein North Syrian or close to jap rules or fabrics have been transmitted to the Greeks.

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