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Bernal, Martin

Overview
Works: 126 works in 330 publications in 9 languages and 6,247 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: DF78, 949.5
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Black Athena : the Afroasiatic roots of classical civilization by Martin Bernal( Book )
84 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 2,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Synopsis: Could Greek philosophy be rooted in Egyptian thought? Is it possible that the Pythagorean theory was conceived on the shores of the Nile and the Euphrates rather than in ancient Greece? Could it be that Western civilization was born on the so-called Dark Continent? For almost two centuries, Western scholars have given little credence to the possibility of such scenarios. In Black Athena, an audacious three-volume series that strikes at the heart of today's most heated culture wars, Martin Bernal challenges Eurocentric attitudes by calling into question two of the longest-established explanations for the origins of classical civilization. The Aryan Model, which is current today, claims that Greek culture arose as the result of the conquest from the north by Indo-European speakers, or "Aryans," of the native "pre-Hellenes." The Ancient Model, which was maintained in Classical Greece, held that the native population of Greece had initially been civilized by Egyptian and Phoenician colonists and that additional Near Eastern culture had been introduced to Greece by Greeks studying in Egypt and Southwest Asia. Moving beyond these prevailing models, Bernal proposes a Revised Ancient Model, which suggests that classical civilization in fact had deep roots in Afroasiatic cultures
Black Athena writes back : Martin Bernal responds to his critics by Martin Bernal( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
<DIV>This book is Bernal's response to criticisms to his 1987 book, BLACK ATHENA, which argued for an Afro-Asiatic origin for Greek civilization.</div>
Black Athena the Afroasiatic roots of classical civilization by Martin Bernal( )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Letter correspondences"--P. [731]-739
Chinese socialism to 1907 by Martin Bernal( Book )
12 editions published between 1976 and 1985 in English and Chinese and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Athena ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the debate around Prof. Martin Bernal's book on the African origins of Greek culture, Black Athena. Leading classicists and Egyptologists discuss Bernal's indictment that 19th century scholars systematically denied the connections between Greece and the non-European cultures of the Eastern Mediterranean
Cadmean letters : the transmission of the alphabet to the Aegean and further west before 1400 B.C. by Martin Bernal( Book )
9 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Athena : the Afroasiatic roots of classical civilization. Vol.1, , The fabrication of Ancient Greece 1785-1985 by Martin Bernal( Book )
21 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Labour in Asia : a new chapter? by Colin Jackson( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Athena : les racines afro-asiatiques de la civilisation classique by Martin Bernal( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Athena : the Afro-Asiatic roots of classical civilization by Martin Bernal( Book )
19 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Athena : les racines afro-asiatiques de la civilisation classique by Martin Bernal( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The archaeological and documentary evidence by Martin Bernal( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Athena : ten years after ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
L'invention de la Grèce antique, 1785-1985 by Martin Bernal( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vietnam and trade unionists ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Athena / the fabrication of ancient Greece, 1785-1985 by Martin Bernal( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Labour in Asia : a new chapter? : argument by Colin Jackson( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Atena nera by Martin Bernal( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in Italian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Athena by Martin Bernal( Book )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black Athena by Martin Bernal( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bernal, Martin Gardiner
Bernal, Martin Gardiner 1937-
Gardiner Bernal, Martin 1937-
مارتن برنال، 1937-
バナール, マーティン
Languages
English (178)
Italian (13)
French (7)
German (4)
Spanish (4)
Chinese (2)
Japanese (2)
Turkish (1)
Korean (1)
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