Understanding material text cultures : a multidisciplinary view /

"The present volume comprises six highly original studies on material text cultures in different nontypographic societies stretching from the 3rd millennium cuneiform textual record of ancient Mesopotamia to 20th century Qur'anic boards of northern and central African provenience. The volu...

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Imprint:Berlin ; Boston : Walter de Gruyter, GmbH, [2017]
Description:287 pages illustrations, some color ; 25 cm.
Language:English
Series:Materiale Textkulturen, 2198-6932 ; Band 9
Materiale Textkulturen ; Band 9.
Subject:Writing -- Social aspects -- Middle East -- History.
Writing -- Social aspects -- Africa, North -- History.
Writing -- Social aspects -- Africa, Central -- History.
Material culture -- Middle East -- History.
Material culture -- Africa, North -- History.
Material culture -- Africa, Central -- History.
Manners and customs.
Material culture.
Writing -- Social aspects.
Middle East -- Social life and customs.
Africa, North -- Social life and customs.
Africa, Central -- Social life and customs.
Africa, Central.
Africa, North.
Middle East.
History.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11003435
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Other authors / contributors:Hilgert, Markus, editor.
ISBN:9783110417852
3110417855
9783110417845
9783110425284
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary:"The present volume comprises six highly original studies on material text cultures in different nontypographic societies stretching from the 3rd millennium cuneiform textual record of ancient Mesopotamia to 20th century Qur'anic boards of northern and central African provenience. The volume provides a multidisciplinary approach to material text cultures complementary to the interdisciplinary, strongly theory-grounded research scheme of the CRC 933"--Provided by publisher.
Standard no.:9783110417852

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