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Homework for September 29th

September 28, 2015

Gentlemen,

I hope your test went well. I look forward to reading them. Tomorrow we will continue our discussion of Hammurabi’s Code, so review that reading. As well, please do the following assignment. Please read the section of Mesopotamian History entitled “The Hittites and The Kassites” and answer the following questions:

1. What was the important change brought to Mesopotamia by the Kassite dynasty?

2. What was the importance of corvee labor?

3. What was it about Babylonia’s geographical position that
enabled it to flourish during this period?

4. To what does Leick attribute the professionalization of cultural pursuits like literature, astronomy, and medicine?

Mesopotamian History

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