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Author Bernal, Martin, author.

Title Black Athena writes back : Martin Bernal responds to his critics / Martin Bernal ; edited by David Chioni Moore
Published Durham : Duke University Press, ©2001
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 550 pages) : maps
Series e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Contents I Egyptology. 1. CanWe Be Fair? A Reply to John Baines -- 2. Greece Is Not Nubia: A Reply to David O'Connor -- II Classics. 3. Who Is Qualified toWrite Greek History? A Reply to Lawrence A. Tritle -- 4. How Did the EgyptianWay of Death Reach Greece? A Reply to Emily Vermeule -- 5. Just Smoke and Mirrors? A Reply to Edith Hall -- III Linguistics. 6. Ausnahmslosigkeit über Alles: A Reply to Jay H. Jasanoff and Alan Nussbaum -- IV Historiography. 7. Accuracy and/or Coherence? A Reply to Robert Norton, Robert Palter, and Josine Blok -- 8. Passion and Politics: A Reply to Guy Rogers -- 9. The British Utilitarians, Imperialism, and the Fall of the Ancient Model -- V Science. 10. Was There a Greek Scientific Miracle? A Reply to Robert Palter -- 11. Animadversions on the Origins of Western Science -- VI Recent Broadening Scholarship. 12. Greek Art Without Egypt, Hamlet Without the Prince: A Review of Sarah Morris's Daidalos and the Origins of Greek Art -- 13. One or Several Revolutions? A Review of Walter Burkert's The Orientalizing Revolution: Near Eastern Influence on Greek Culture in the Early Archaic Age -- 14. There's a Mountain in theWay: A Review of MartinWest's The East Face of Helicon: West Asiatic Elements in Greek Poetry and Myth -- 15. Phoenician Politics and Egyptian Justice in Ancient Greece -- VII A Popularizing Effort. 16. All Not Quiet on theWellesley Front: A Review of Not Out of Africa
Summary This book is Bernal's response to criticisms to his 1987 book, BLACK ATHENA, which argued for an Afro-Asiatic origin for Greek civilization
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 473-534) and index
Notes English
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Subject Bernal, Martin. Black Athena
Bernal, Martin 1937- Black Athena
Bernal, Martin.
Umschulungswerkstätten für Siedler und Auswanderer Bitterfeld
Black Athena.
Black Athena (Bernal)
Griekse oudheid.
Civilization -- Egyptian influences.
Civilization -- Phoenician influences.
HISTORY / Ancient / Greece
Greece -- Civilization -- Egyptian influences.
Greece -- Civilization -- Phoenician influences.
Greece -- Civilization -- To 146 B.C
Griechenland Altertum
Form Electronic book
Author Moore, David Chioni, editor.
LC no. 2001023173
ISBN 0822380072