NEH banner

Funded Projects Query Form
One match

Grant number: RO-11913-74

Query elapsed time: 0.063 sec

Save this query
Export results to Excel

RO-11913-74

University of Chicago (Chicago, IL 60637-5418)
Ignace Gelb (Project Director: 10/01/1974 to present)

Earliest Land Tenure Systems in the Near East

This project is the reconstruction of the earliest attested systems of land tenure and of the related social and economic institutions of Mesopotamia, specifically, and of the Near East, generally. The two phases of the project--study of primary sources followed by general discussion and interpretations--will result in two corresponding volumes.

Project fields:
Near and Middle Eastern History

Program:
Basic Research

Division:
Research Programs

Total amounts:
$80,000 (approved)
$80,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
10/1/1974 – 9/30/1976