skip to content
The dynamics of ancient empires : state power from Assyria to Byzantium Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The dynamics of ancient empires : state power from Assyria to Byzantium

Author: Ian Morris; Walter Scheidel
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Series: Oxford studies in early empires.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Preface. 1. Ancient States, Empires, and Exploitation: Problems and Perspectives, Jack Goldstone and John Haldon. 2. The Neo-Assyrian Empire, Peter Bedford. 3. The Achaemenid Empire, Josef Wiesehofer. 4. The Greater Athenian State, Ian Morris. 5. The Political Economy of the Roman Empire, Keith Hopkins. 6. The Byzantine Empire, John Haldon. 7. Sex and Empire: A Darwinian Perspective, Walter Scheidel. Bibliography.  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Electronic book
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dynamics of ancient empires.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
(DLC) 2008004179
(OCoLC)191846941
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Morris; Walter Scheidel
ISBN: 9780199707614 0199707618
OCLC Number: 308630032
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 381 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Contents; Contributors; 1 Ancient States, Empires, and Exploitation: Problems and Perspectives; 2 The Neo-Assyrian Empire; 3 The Achaemenid Empire; 4 The Greater Athenian State; 5 The Political Economy of the Roman Empire; 6 The Byzantine Empire; 7 Sex and Empire: A Darwinian Perspective; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Oxford studies in early empires.
Responsibility: edited by Ian Morris and Walter Scheidel.

Abstract:

Greek and Roman empires have largely been studied in isolation from those of the Near East. This volume is designed to encourage dialogue across disciplinary boundaries by examining the fundamental  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

its parts are varied and interesting, the unexceeded sum makes an absorbing (at times provocative) volume. * Christopher J. Tuplin, Bryn Mawr Classical Review *

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/308630032> # The dynamics of ancient empires : state power from Assyria to Byzantium
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "308630032" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1131943> ; # State, The
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Place/byzantinisches_reich> ; # Byzantinisches Reich
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Place/mediterranean_region> ; # Mediterranean Region
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Topic/altertum> ; # Altertum
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Topic/grossmacht> ; # Großmacht
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239752> ; # Mediterranean Region.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008112232> ; # State, The--History
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008104311> ; # Imperialism--History
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Topic/grossmachtpolitik> ; # Großmachtpolitik
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/320.93/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/968126> ; # Imperialism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Event/to_476> ; # To 476
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Topic/political_science_political_process_general> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--General
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/90631962> ; # Ian Morris
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/115454187> ; # Walter Scheidel
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:description "Contents; Contributors; 1 Ancient States, Empires, and Exploitation: Problems and Perspectives; 2 The Neo-Assyrian Empire; 3 The Achaemenid Empire; 4 The Greater Athenian State; 5 The Political Economy of the Roman Empire; 6 The Byzantine Empire; 7 Sex and Empire: A Darwinian Perspective; Bibliography; Index."@en ;
    schema:description "Preface. 1. Ancient States, Empires, and Exploitation: Problems and Perspectives, Jack Goldstone and John Haldon. 2. The Neo-Assyrian Empire, Peter Bedford. 3. The Achaemenid Empire, Josef Wiesehofer. 4. The Greater Athenian State, Ian Morris. 5. The Political Economy of the Roman Empire, Keith Hopkins. 6. The Byzantine Empire, John Haldon. 7. Sex and Empire: A Darwinian Perspective, Walter Scheidel. Bibliography. Notes on Contributors."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/799967936> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic book"@en ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Series/oxford_studies_in_early_empires> ; # Oxford studies in early empires.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/191846941> ;
    schema:name "The dynamics of ancient empires : state power from Assyria to Byzantium"@en ;
    schema:productID "308630032" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/308630032#PublicationEvent/oxford_new_york_oxford_university_press_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=192562&ref=toc> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=259497> ;
    schema:url <http://VH7QX3XE2P.search.serialssolutions.com/?V=1.0&L=VH7QX3XE2P&S=JCs&C=TC0000142044&T=marc&tab=BOOKS> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10273239> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/uvic/detail.action?docID=415859> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=415859> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=259497> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=415859> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=192562> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199707614> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/308630032> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Place/byzantinisches_reich> # Byzantinisches Reich
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Byzantinisches Reich" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Place/mediterranean_region> # Mediterranean Region
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Mediterranean Region" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Series/oxford_studies_in_early_empires> # Oxford studies in early empires.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/308630032> ; # The dynamics of ancient empires : state power from Assyria to Byzantium
    schema:name "Oxford studies in early empires." ;
    schema:name "Oxford studies in early empires" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Topic/grossmachtpolitik> # Großmachtpolitik
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Großmachtpolitik"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/799967936#Topic/political_science_political_process_general> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--General"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008104311> # Imperialism--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Imperialism--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008112232> # State, The--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "State, The--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1131943> # State, The
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "State, The"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239752> # Mediterranean Region.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Mediterranean Region." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/968126> # Imperialism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Imperialism"@en ;
    .

<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=259497>
    rdfs:comment "Available to Stanford-affiliated users." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/115454187> # Walter Scheidel
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1966" ;
    schema:familyName "Scheidel" ;
    schema:givenName "Walter" ;
    schema:name "Walter Scheidel" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/90631962> # Ian Morris
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1960" ;
    schema:familyName "Morris" ;
    schema:givenName "Ian" ;
    schema:name "Ian Morris" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199707614>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0199707618" ;
    schema:isbn "9780199707614" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/191846941>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Dynamics of ancient empires." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/308630032> ; # The dynamics of ancient empires : state power from Assyria to Byzantium
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.