1 Performing politics

  • Lauren Ristvet
  • Published 2014

Abstract

Beginning around 3500 BC, cities, writing, andmonumental architecture emerged almost simultaneously in Mesopotamia – a watershed in the development of social complexity that has attracted scholarly attention for nearly a century. The primacy of Mesopotamia – its cities are the earliest known in the world, its scribes developed writing centuries before it… (More)

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@inproceedings{Ristvet20141PP, title={1 Performing politics}, author={Lauren Ristvet}, year={2014} }