The Intellectual Heritage of the Ancient Near East

Description

The research project on the Intellectual Heritage of the Ancient Near East examines the cultural, linguistic and literary relations between the Near East and the West, and the interaction between the Near East and ancient Greece in particular. The five-year project (2010–2015), part of the Finland Distinguished Professor Programme and funded by the Academy of Finland, is based in the Department of World Cultures, University of Helsinki.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date01/01/201031/12/2015

Fields of Science

  • 6122 Literature studies
  • 611 Philosophy
  • 615 History and Archaeology