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Teachers and Texts in the Ancient World

Philosophers, Jews and Christians (Religion in the First Christian Centuries)
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Teachers and Texts in the Ancient World presents a comprehensive and accessible survey of religious and philosophical teaching and classroom practices in the ancient world. Gregory Snyder synthesizes a wide range of ancient evidence and modern scholarship to address such questions as how the literary practices of Jews and Christians compared to /5(3).

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Gregory Snyder turns his attention in his fascinating book, "Teachers and Texts in the Ancient World: Philosophers, Jews and Christians." Snyder begins by observing that texts were chiefly used as "part of the everyday business of teaching and learning" (1).

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Subjects: Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History. Grades: 5 th, 6 th, 7 th, 8 th, 9 th, 10 th, 11 th, 12 th. List of ancient texts Bronze Age See also: Sumerian literature, Akkadian literature, Ancient Egyptian literature, Hittite texts, Tamil literature Early Bronze Age: 3rd millennium BCE (approximate dates shown).The earliest written literature dates from about BCE (classical Sumerian).

The earliest literary author known by name is Enheduanna, a Sumerian priestess. An example of a papyrus codex from this era is the Gospel of John papyrus, two fragments of which are now held at the British Library.

One of the fragments is a bifolium (i.e.

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Designed for high school World History and European HIstory students, this informative text is punctuated with various types of questions and activities. Writings from the Ancient World Volumes in Writings from the Ancient World provide teachers, literary critics, historians, general readers, and students direct access to key ancient Near Eastern writings that date from the beginning of the Sumerian.

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Thousands of years ago, in what is now Guatemala, Belize, and southern Mexico, the Mayan people began to build one of history's greatest civilizations. This title details the history of the Mayan people, from the settlement of their earliest villages and farms to their demise at the hands of the Spanish in the 16th century.

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The following texts represent some of the most important relics from the ancient world. They are all freely available online.

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History Alive. The Ancient World introduces students to the beginnings of the human story. As they explore the great early civilizations of Egypt and the Near East, India, China, Greece, and Rome, students discover the secrets of these ancient cultures that continue to.

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Historical Writings of the Ancient World. the Book of the Dead, and Pyramid Texts, video lessons have helped overteachers engage their students.- The Civilization of Kush. * The First Israelites. - The Kingdom of Israel. - The Growth of Judaism.

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* The Ancient Americas. - The Mayan People. * The Ancient Greeks. - Sparta and Athens. - Persia Attacks the Greeks. - The Age of Pericles. Collections of textual resources similar to modern archives were kept in ancient Egypt from the Old Kingdom onwards, and these included documents regarding cults, sacred texts, magical texts, and administrative records.

Egyptian libraries were more than repositories of old texts, though, and were regularly added to with contemporary texts.