Greek conceptions on inner Asian geography and ethnography from Ephoros to Eratosthenes

by John R. Gardiner-Garden

Publisher: Indiana University, Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies in Bloomington, Ind. (Goodbody Hall 343, Bloomington 47405)

Written in English
Published: Pages: 57 Downloads: 450
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Places:

  • Asia, Central,
  • Asia, Central.,
  • Greece.
  • Subjects:

    • Ethnology -- Asia, Central.,
    • Geography -- Greece.,
    • Asia, Central -- Social life and customs.,
    • Asia, Central -- Geography.
    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementJohn R. Gardiner-Garden.
      SeriesPapers on inner Asia,, no. 9., Ancient inner Asia, Papers on inner Asia ;, no. 9., Papers on inner Asia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS328.2 .G37 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination57 p. ;
      Number of Pages57
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1815915M
      LC Control Number89622434

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Greek conceptions on inner Asian geography and ethnography from Ephoros to Eratosthenes. Bloomington, Ind. (Goodbody HallBloomington ): Indiana University, Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book.

Gardiner-Garden, Greek Conceptions on Inner Asian Geography and Ethnography from Ephoros to Eratosthenes. 57 pp. (Subseries: Ancient Inner Asia). Hu Zhen-hua, and G. Imart, Fu-Yu Girgis: A tentative description of the easternmost Turkic language. 61 pp. (Subseries: Altaic Linguistics). Jacobson,Burial Ritual, Gender and Status in.

Greek conceptions on inner Asian geography and ethnography from Ephoros to Eratosthenes John R. Gardiner-Garden (Papers on Inner Asia, no. Ancient inner Asia) Indiana University, Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies, Cited by: 1.

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Nexus externi. Cleitarchus apud ; A. Bosworth, "In Search of Cleitarchus" in HistosKarl Soundy, "Dating Kleitarchos"Bibliographia. Brian Bosworth in A. Bosworth, E. Baynham, edd., Alexander the Great in fact and fiction (Oxonii: Oxford University Press, ) J. Gardiner-Garden, Greek Conceptions on Inner Asian Geography and Ethnography from Ephoros to Eratosthenes.

View Greek Ethnography Research Papers on for free. The Invention of Greek Ethnography From Homer to Herodotus Joseph E. Skinner Greeks Overseas. Adopts a novel approach to the study of ethnographic discourse and its relationship to overarching notions of Greek identity during the Archaic and early Classical periods.

Gardiner-Garden, John R. Greek conceptions on inner Asian geography and ethnography from Ephoros to Eratosthenes. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University, Research Institute for Inner Asian Studies. Greek ethnography is commonly believed to have developed in conjunction with the wider sense of Greek identity that emerged during the Greeks' "encounter with the barbarian"—Achaemenid Persia—during the late sixth to early fifth centuries BC.

The dramatic nature of this meeting, it was thought, caused previous imaginings to crystallise into the diametric opposition. Therefore, in Greek Ethnography - with the content of an Ethnography produced by Greek Anthropologists - the latest tendencies included the polyphony and pluralism of field work studies (Papataxiarchis ) in my opinion resulted, at the levels of theory and epistemology, to a segmentation into scientific research fields [6] and at the level.

This book is a study of the origins and development of ethnographic thought, Greek identity and narrative history - commonly referred to as Great Historiography. An introductory chapter outlines the problem, namely that current thinking on the way in which Greek ethnography and identity came into being has yet to take full account of recent advances in ethnographic and cultural studies.

Greek Contributions to Modern Geography The great Philosopher Aristotle The philosopher Aristotle was fascinated by living collected information about many types of plants of animals.

Plant The great philosopher Aristotle divided the plants into three groups they were. Agriculture Greek land was rocky, so only about 20 to 30 percent of it was good for farming. Even so, more than half of all Greeks were farmers or herders.

Most farmland was located in the valleys between mountains. In Greek society, landowners were part of the upper class. In. Geography had an enormous impact on the ancient Greek civilization. It led to the development of individual communities, rather than one country.

In fact, Greece did not become a country until the s in modern times. Thousands of years ago, the geography of ancient Greece was divided into three regions - the coastline, the lowlands, and the. The influence of geography on ancient culture is reflected in much of Greek mythology.

The following examples will show the themes of natural disasters and forces of nature as acts of the gods. The Mediterranean region overlaps the Eurasian and African lithospheric plates, a major area where earthquakes and volcanic activity have played a large.

The main objective of the thesis is to investigate and explain the roles that concepts of geographical space played in the construction of ancient Greek ethno-cultural identities, from Homer to Herodotus.

I focus specifically on two concepts – the continents and the Mediterranean Sea – as evidence from the primary sources shows that the Greeks. History >> Ancient Greece. The ancient civilization of Greece was located in southeastern Europe along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea.

The geography of the region helped to shape the government and culture of the Ancient Greeks. Geographical formations including mountains, seas, and islands formed natural barriers between the Greek city-states and forced the Greeks to settle along the coast. The Impact of Geography on Ancient Mythology.

Updated on July 5, Alex Munkachy. more. I believe that this mood comes from the fact that both ancient Greek and ancient Middle Eastern cultures both were forced to deal with a geographical region that was difficult to live in compared to other regions.

Cons Pros -Mountains were too steep and rocky for travel -Less than 1/4 of the land could be used for farming -Mountains also divided cities -Mountains were good for grazing sheeps and goats -Farm land in the valleys and plains -Mountains isolated cities in the valleys and plains.

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gender differences. The Five Themes of Geography are location, place, region, movement, and HEI (Human/Environment Interaction). These help students learn more about geography and see what is provided for them. These themes help people understand how the world around them is.

This was adopted in by the Association of American Geographers. The relativeness of these positions appears to have been maintained on some mediaeval maps. See the Beatus Turin (Book II, #) and Fra Mauro’s maps (Book III, #). It is in the Classical Period of Greek cartography that we can start to trace a continuous tradition of theoretical concepts about the size and shape of the earth.

Greek movement between cities Making connections - use understanding of the concepts in geography to understand their effects on the culture of Ancient Greece Additional Learning.

Greek world also included the coastal regions and islands of Asia Minor, across the sea from mainland Greece. This geography played a significant role in Greek life as many of their trade routes became “liquid highways”, meaning that trade and travel was frequently done by boat.

Greek philosophy puts a high valuation on love and the abstract metaphysical plane on which it ultimately resides; indeed, love is broadly, and gravely, treated as the foundation of all things.

Unlike Freud (and one of the reasons, I think, Freud received such an unfriendly reception), desire is understood to be fundamentally beautiful and good. Ephoros had been the first to write on world geography Eratosthenes’ upbringing in Kyrene exposed him to exotic contacts at one end of the Greek world, and it is especially interesting that one of his teachers, Bion, came from the other end, from far-off Borysthenes, the collective term for the cluster of Milesian settlements at the mouth.

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It emphasises the place and importance of Strabo's Geography and of geography itself within these intellectual circles. It argues for a deeper understanding of the fusion of Greek and Roman elements in the culture of the Roman Empire.

Though he wrote in Greek, Strabo must be regarded as an 'Augustan' writer like Virgil or Livy. Geography of Ancient Greece. 6 customer reviews.

Author: Created by s Preview. Created: L/O: Students will analyse the physical features of Ancient Greece and understand how they influenced the civilisation that developed there. Read more. Free. Loading. Geography: Mainland Greece is a mountainous land almost completely surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea.

Greece has more than islands. The country has mild winters and long, hot and dry summers. Greek cities were founded around the Black Sea, North Africa, Italy, Sicily, France and Spain. Many tales and legends grew up about the strange.1 Raaflaub, Explorers HO GREEK EXPLORERS AND CONCEPTS OF UTOPIAS: THE MEDITERRANEAN, AFRICA, AND THE ATLANTIC Kurt A.

Raaflaub [1] Herodotus on earlier world maps and the continents: [2] Necho’s attempt to dig a canal connecting the Red Sea and the Nile/Mediterranean: Hdt. Phoenicians.Ancient Greece Geography.

STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. heather_leepeska. Terms in this set (11) peninsula. A piece of land that is surrounded by water on three sides, like Greece. mountains. isolated Ancient Greek communities from one another and made traveling difficult.

Travel was challenging.