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Lief’s Definitions of BMAC to Zoroastrianism BMAC Bactria Margiana Archaeological Complex. Also known as the Oxus civilization. Began ~2200 BC and lasted 400 years. They are characterized by monumental architecture, “extraordinary” metallurgic development, uniform ceramics, and interesting seals and stone statues. Gonur depe is the largest site at 75 acres. No Writing. Dynasty O The Archaic Dynasty ~3100 BC. This is the period that the scorpion king, menes, and narmer lived (they may be one or three people). Upper and Lower Egypt were unified into a single state as evidenced by the Narmer Tablet. At this point either commercial or military contact with Jordan and Israel is known. This is also the source of Egyptian writing. ~3400 BC predynastic tags are found apparently labeling things in a warehouse. Arguments abound that this represents earlier writing than Mesopotamia. Divine Kingship The concept of the leader being an actual God. As in the Pharaoh not only represented God or was able to speak with Gods, but actually was God. Common to Egypt and
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course SOC-ANAL 50 taught by Professor Lamberg-karlovsky during the Fall '06 term at Harvard.

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