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The Resource Nomads as agents of cultural change : the Mongols and their Eurasian predecessors, edited by Reuven Amitai and Michal Biran

Nomads as agents of cultural change : the Mongols and their Eurasian predecessors, edited by Reuven Amitai and Michal Biran

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Nomads as agents of cultural change : the Mongols and their Eurasian predecessors
Title
Nomads as agents of cultural change
Title remainder
the Mongols and their Eurasian predecessors
Statement of responsibility
edited by Reuven Amitai and Michal Biran
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since the first millennium BCE, nomads of Eurasian steppe have played a key role in world history and the development of adjacent sedentary regions. This volume brings together scholars from different disciplines to explore how nomads played the role of 'agents of cultural change.'
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Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Amitai, Reuven
  • Biran, Michal
Series statement
Perspectives on the global past
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  • Mongols
  • Nomads
  • Eurasia
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Mongols
  • Nomads
  • Eurasia
  • Kulturwandel
  • Mongolen
  • Nomade
  • Eurasien
Label
Nomads as agents of cultural change : the Mongols and their Eurasian predecessors, edited by Reuven Amitai and Michal Biran
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: nomadic culture / Michal Biran -- Steppe land interactions and their effects on Chinese cultures during the second and early first millennia BCE / Gideon Shelach-Lavi -- The Scythians and their neighbors / Anatoly Khazanov -- From steppe roads to silk roads: inner Asian nomads and early interregional exchange / William Honeychurch -- The use of sociopolitical terminology for nomads: an excursion into the term buluo in Tang China / Isenbike Togan -- Population movements in the Mongolian era / Thomas T. Allsen -- The Mongols and nomadic identity: the case of the Kitans in China / Michal Biran -- Persian notables and the families which underpinned the Ilkhanate / George Lane -- The Mongol empire and its impact on the arts of China / Morris Rossabi -- The impact of the Mongols on the history of Syria: politics, society, and culture / Reuven Amitai -- The Tatar factor in the formation of Muscovy's political culture / Istvan Vasary -- Mongol historiography since 1985: the rise of cultural history / David Morgan
Control code
ocn905600179
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 345 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824847890
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40024490368
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22573/ctt13nf29q
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905600179
Label
Nomads as agents of cultural change : the Mongols and their Eurasian predecessors, edited by Reuven Amitai and Michal Biran
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: nomadic culture / Michal Biran -- Steppe land interactions and their effects on Chinese cultures during the second and early first millennia BCE / Gideon Shelach-Lavi -- The Scythians and their neighbors / Anatoly Khazanov -- From steppe roads to silk roads: inner Asian nomads and early interregional exchange / William Honeychurch -- The use of sociopolitical terminology for nomads: an excursion into the term buluo in Tang China / Isenbike Togan -- Population movements in the Mongolian era / Thomas T. Allsen -- The Mongols and nomadic identity: the case of the Kitans in China / Michal Biran -- Persian notables and the families which underpinned the Ilkhanate / George Lane -- The Mongol empire and its impact on the arts of China / Morris Rossabi -- The impact of the Mongols on the history of Syria: politics, society, and culture / Reuven Amitai -- The Tatar factor in the formation of Muscovy's political culture / Istvan Vasary -- Mongol historiography since 1985: the rise of cultural history / David Morgan
Control code
ocn905600179
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 345 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824847890
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40024490368
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13nf29q
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905600179

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