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Notes on the Social Structure of Third Millenium BC Sumer

Tuesday, March 10th, 2015

The People (sag-giga) The principal identity of the people seems to have been with the city itself. One sign of this is the tendency to take names incorporating the name of the city.[1] There is no evidence that alternative identities actually opposed to the city played any significant role in Sumerian ...