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The Resource Ancient Near Eastern mythology, Part 1, Shalom L. Goldman

Ancient Near Eastern mythology, Part 1, Shalom L. Goldman

Label
Ancient Near Eastern mythology, Part 1
Title
Ancient Near Eastern mythology
Title number
Part 1
Statement of responsibility
Shalom L. Goldman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This series of 24 lectures introduces the great myths of the ancient Near East, the region bound by Egypt and the Mediterranean in the west, Iran in the east, Anatolia in the north, and the Arabian peninsula in the south
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Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Cataloging source
IHE
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Goldman, Shalom
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • instruction
  • lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lectures given by Professor Shalom L. Goldman, Emory University
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Teaching Company
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology, Middle Eastern
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
Label
Ancient Near Eastern mythology, Part 1, Shalom L. Goldman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Twelve lectures on six discs in each container ; two containers
  • Accompanying guides include biographical information, lecture notes and outliens, timelines, glossaries, and bibliographical references (52, 51 p.)
  • Teaching Company: 2917 (additional nos. on course guides: 2915 and 2916)
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 course guide (22 cm.) inserted in container.
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I. Lecture 1. Studying ancient Near Eastern myth ; Lecture 2. The emergence of civilization in the Near East ; Lecture 3. Hittites and Canaanites ; Lecture 4. Archaeology, science and ideology ; Lecture 5. Principles of writing systems ; Lecture 6. Literary and religious aspects of myth ; Lecture 7. Ancient Near Eastern myths and the Bible ; Lecture 8. The ancient gods : Egypt and Mesopotamia ; Lecture 9. The ancient gods : Syria, Canaan ; Lecture 10. The creation myths of Egypt and Mesopotamia ; Lecture 11. Epics of the gods : Syria, Canaan ; Lecture 12. The epic of Gilgamesh, part one
  • Part II. Lecture 13. The epic of Gilgamesh, part two ; Lecture 14. Myths of death and destruction, part one ; Lecture 15. Myths of death and destruction, part two ; Lecture 16. The individual and society : legal texts ; Lecture 17. The individual and society : myth and legend ; Lecture 18. Love, lust, and poetry ; Lecture 19. Marriage, divorce, and other arrangements ; Lecture 20. Kingship and the gods ; Lecture 21. Royal historians, poets and artists : Mesopotamia ; Lecture 22. A royal couple : myth and reality ; Lecture 23. Royal historians, poets and artists : Egypt ; Lecture 24. Wisdom literature, Conclusion
Control code
901514
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
2917
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 901514
  • (OCoLC)53979725
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Ancient Near Eastern mythology, Part 1, Shalom L. Goldman
Publication
Note
  • Twelve lectures on six discs in each container ; two containers
  • Accompanying guides include biographical information, lecture notes and outliens, timelines, glossaries, and bibliographical references (52, 51 p.)
  • Teaching Company: 2917 (additional nos. on course guides: 2915 and 2916)
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 course guide (22 cm.) inserted in container.
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Part I. Lecture 1. Studying ancient Near Eastern myth ; Lecture 2. The emergence of civilization in the Near East ; Lecture 3. Hittites and Canaanites ; Lecture 4. Archaeology, science and ideology ; Lecture 5. Principles of writing systems ; Lecture 6. Literary and religious aspects of myth ; Lecture 7. Ancient Near Eastern myths and the Bible ; Lecture 8. The ancient gods : Egypt and Mesopotamia ; Lecture 9. The ancient gods : Syria, Canaan ; Lecture 10. The creation myths of Egypt and Mesopotamia ; Lecture 11. Epics of the gods : Syria, Canaan ; Lecture 12. The epic of Gilgamesh, part one
  • Part II. Lecture 13. The epic of Gilgamesh, part two ; Lecture 14. Myths of death and destruction, part one ; Lecture 15. Myths of death and destruction, part two ; Lecture 16. The individual and society : legal texts ; Lecture 17. The individual and society : myth and legend ; Lecture 18. Love, lust, and poetry ; Lecture 19. Marriage, divorce, and other arrangements ; Lecture 20. Kingship and the gods ; Lecture 21. Royal historians, poets and artists : Mesopotamia ; Lecture 22. A royal couple : myth and reality ; Lecture 23. Royal historians, poets and artists : Egypt ; Lecture 24. Wisdom literature, Conclusion
Control code
901514
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
2917
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 901514
  • (OCoLC)53979725
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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