Elements of the Babylonian Contribution to Hellenistic Astrology

  title={Elements of the Babylonian Contribution to Hellenistic Astrology},
  author={Francesca Rochberg-Halton},
  journal={Journal of the American Oriental Society},
Dans la litterature scientifique de la periode hellenistique de nombreuses references sont faites aux " Chaldeens " en relation avec l'astrologie et l'astronomie. Ce papier, a travers les sources cuneiformes, essaie d'evaluer l'apport babylonien. Ces apports concernent notamment l'observation des planetes et le zodiaque. En depit de l'incorporation d'elements babyloniens dans les debuts de l'astrologie grecque, le caractere general de celle-ci fait qu'elle est un produit integralement grec… 
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