Oriental studies in the epoch of ideologies in the framework of the GRISSO Project

By Silvia Alaura, Istituto di Studi sul Mediterraneo Antico (ISMA), CNR, Roma.

One of the ongoing research clusters of the GRISSO Project (Gruppo di Ricerca Interdisciplinare di Storia degli Studi Orientali) is devoted to the Oriental studies in the epoch of ideologies. In the framework of this cluster, the following case study is being carried out by the present writer: Studien zur Entwicklung der Hethitologie in Deutschland in den 20er und 30er Jahren des 20. Jahrhunderts.

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The GRISSO Project

The GRISSO Project, founded by Dr. Silvia Alaura, focuses on “the history of archaeological, philological and historical studies of the ancient Near East and their reception in contemporary and modern society. GRISSO aims at establishing cross-cultural academic dialogue and worldwide cooperation in the field of the history of Oriental studies, which is still in its earliest stages.” Continue reading The GRISSO Project