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Rêves hittites : contribution à une histoire et une anthropologie du rêve en Anatolie ancienne /
par Alice Mouton.
imprint
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, c2007.
description
xxix, 344 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
ISBN
9789004160248 (hbk.)
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author
imprint
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, c2007.
isbn
9789004160248 (hbk.)
language note
Text in French with Hittite terms.
catalogue key
6341429
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. [319]-331) and indexes.
A Look Inside
About the Author
Author Affiliation
Alice Mouton, Ph.D. teaches Hittite language at Strasbourg University
Summaries
Description for Reader
All those interested in history of ancient Near Eastern religions, as well as philologists, theologians, and anthropologists.
Main Description
This volume deals with the ancient Anatolian textual evidence on dreams. The book starts with a study of the evidence from different perspectives. The second and third parts are of special interest for anthropologists and historians of religion, as they focus on the various shapes and functions allotted to dreams in Hittite Anatolia. The fourth part assembles the Hittite cuneiform texts in which a dream is either described or mentioned. The texts are given in transliteration and translation, with relevant bibliography.This study makes a significant contribution to our understanding of dream conception in the ancient Near East by providing a systematic edition and analysis of the Hittite testimonies.
Main Description
This volume provides new insights on ancient Near Eastern conceptions of dreams, focusing on the Anatolian (Hittite) material.
Title Summary
"This volume, divided into four parts, deals with the ancient Anatolian textual evidence on dreams and starts with a study of the evidence from different perspectives. The second and third parts are of special interest for anthropologists and historians of religion, as they focus on the various shapes and functions allotted to dreams in Hittite Anatolia. The fourth part assembles the Hittite cuneiform texts in which a dream is either described or mentioned. The texts are given in transliteration and translation, with relevant bibliography." "This study makes a significant contribution to our understanding of dream conception in the ancient Near East by providing a systematic edition and analysis of the Hittite testimonies."--BOOK JACKET.
Table of Contents
Remerciementsp. ix
Abreviationsp. xi
Introductionp. xxi
Definitions Et Mise En Contexte
Definitionsp. 1
Mise en contexte des recits de revesp. 12
La Nature Des Reves D'Apres Les Textes Hittites
Le reve-messagep. 30
Les mauvais revesp. 54
La Place Du Reve Dans Le Quotidien
Le reve et la puretep. 63
Le reve et la maladiep. 66
Le reve, le sommeil et la mortp. 74
Corpus Des Textes Hittites
Textes historiques (Textes 1 a 11)p. 87
Bibliotheque (Textes 12 a 17)p. 102
Litterature de traduction (Textes 18 et 19)p. 107
Mythologie (Textes 20 et 21)p. 110
Hymnes et prieres (Textes 22 a 27)p. 118
Rituels (Textes 28 a 44)p. 128
Divination (Textes 45 a 92)p. 170
Songes et ex-voto (Textes 93 a 123)p. 244
Fetes et cultes (Textes 124 a 127)p. 301
Textes dans une langue etrangere (Textes 128 et 129)p. 304
Varia (Textes 130 a 133)p. 308
Conclusionp. 315
Bibliographiep. 319
Index des noms propresp. 333
Index thematiquep. 338
Index des textes mentionnesp. 341
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