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The Religion and Beliefs of Ancient China
Video by Courtney Meagher

The Religion and Beliefs of Ancient China

This video discusses the various religions and beliefs of ancient China.
Chinese Religion: A Lecture
Video by MrLynnHistory

Chinese Religion: A Lecture

Thus video is a short lecture on the religions of ancient China.
Roman Religion - The Imperial Cult Explained
Video by The SPQR Historian

Roman Religion - The Imperial Cult Explained

The Imperial Cult in the Roman Empire was an important tool for the romanization of the Empire, it brought with it a sense of commonality to the provinces of the Roman world. But it proved to be incompatible with Christianity. Narration...
Daily Life & Religion in Ancient Greece
Quiz by Patrick Goodman

Daily Life & Religion in Ancient Greece

Arete Eusebia Ethos Oracle Panhellenic Perseverance Greed Vanity Fidelity Helot Stadion The Titans
Religion in Ancient Egypt
Quiz by Patrick Goodman

Religion in Ancient Egypt

Amun-Ra Clergy Heka High Priest Horus Isis Ma'at Mummification Negative Confessions Osiris Ostraca Set Wab Wedjat Weighing of the Heart of the Soul
Maya Civilization
Definition by Joshua J. Mark

Maya Civilization

The Maya are an indigenous people of Mexico and Central America who have continuously inhabited the lands comprising modern-day Yucatan, Quintana Roo, Campeche, Tabasco, and Chiapas in Mexico and southward through Guatemala, Belize, El Salvador...
Maya Government
Definition by Maria C. Gomez

Maya Government

Ancient Maya government was formed on the basis that rulers were thought to have been god-like, which to some might suggest one unified state. However, the consensus amongst anthropologists supports that each major Maya city remained its...
Interview: Preclassic Maya
Article by James Blake Wiener

Interview: Preclassic Maya

The genesis of Maya civilization in Mesoamerica was marked by an effervescence in the arts, the beginnings of their written language with glyphs, and a great attention to detail in the sphere of urban planning. Yet, despite these tremendous...
The Responsive Self: Personal Religion in Biblical Literature of the Neo-Babylonian and Persian Periods
Book Review by Susan Niditch

The Responsive Self: Personal Religion in Biblical Literature of the Neo-Babylonian and Persian Periods

Susan Niditch, Professor and Chair of Religion at Amherst College, explores the various self-expressions of lived religion in the Jewish, post-exilic environment. With research interests and works in the ancient Near East, early...
Religion and Ideology in Assyria (Studies in Ancient Near Eastern Records)
Book Review by Beate Pongratz-Leisten

Religion and Ideology in Assyria (Studies in Ancient Near Eastern Records)

Beate Pongratz-Leisten is a Professor of Ancient Near Eastern Studies at New York University (Institute for the Study of the Ancient World). With an already extensive CV of articles and books relating to the history of the ancient Near East...