Chapter 12. Working

  1. Daniel C. Snell
  1. David A. Warburton

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997086.ch12

A Companion to the Ancient Near East

A Companion to the Ancient Near East

How to Cite

Warburton, D. A. (2005) Working, in A Companion to the Ancient Near East (ed D. C. Snell), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470997086.ch12

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631232933

Online ISBN: 9780470997086

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Keywords:

  • ancient near eastern economy;
  • transportation;
  • pastoral agricultural activity;
  • employment;
  • institutions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Employment

  • Institutions

  • Institutional Control of Labor and Labor Value: an Example

  • Record-Keeping

  • Land, Labor, Technology, Administration, and Markets

  • Movement of Goods and People

  • Rural Life

  • Wood-Gathering

  • Transportation

  • Crafts

  • Deir el-Medina