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Title Being a man : negotiating ancient constructs of masculinity / edited by Ilona Zsolnay.

Published London ; New York : Routledge, ©2017.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xxi, 770 pages) : illustrations, text file, PDF
Series Studies in the history of the ancient Near East
Studies in the history of the ancient Near East.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents 1. Categorizing men and masculinity in Sumer / Joan Goodnick Westenholz and Ilona Zsolnay -- 2. Men looking at men : the homoerotics of power in the state arts of Assyria / Julia Assante -- 3. Wisdom of former days : the manly Hittite king and foolish Kumarbi, father of the gods / Mary R. Bachvarova -- 4. Female trouble and troubled males : roiled seas, decadent royals, and Mesopotamian masculinities in myth and practice / J.S. Cooper -- 5. Mapping masculinities in the Sanskrit Mahabharata and Ramayana / Simon Brodbeck -- 6. Mesopotamia before and after Sodom : colleagues, crack troops, comrades-in-arms / Ann K. Guinan and Peter Morris -- 7. Shaved beards and bared buttocks : shame and the undermining of masculine performance in biblical texts / Hilary Lipka -- 8. Happy is the man who fills his quiver with them (Ps. 127:5) : constructions of masculinities in the Psalms / Marc Brettler -- 9. Relative masculinities in the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament / Martti Nissinen -- 10. The masculinity of male angels on the make : Genesis 6:1-4 in early nineteenth-century Gothic imagination / Steven W. Holloway.
Other formats Also available in print format.
System notes Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Other author Zsolnay, Ilona.
Subject Masculinity -- Middle East -- History -- To 1500.
Men in art.
Men in literature.
Men -- Middle East -- History -- To 1500.
Men -- Middle East -- Identity.
Middle East -- Civilization -- To 622.
Middle East -- History -- To 622.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781317280545 (e-book: PDF) (e-book : PDF)
9781317280545 (e-book: PDF)
9781317280538 (e-book: ePub)
9781317280521 (e-book: Mobi)
9781138189362 (hardback)
9781315641614 (e-book)
9781317280521 (e-book: Mobi)
9781317280538 (e-book: ePub)
9781138189362 (hardback)
Standard Number 10.4324/9781315641614