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JAOS (ISSN 0003-0279) is published quarterly by the AOS. The first volume (1843-49) set the tone for all time in the broad scope of subject matter and the solidity of its scholarship. It included studies of Arab music, of Persian cuneiform, and of Buddhism in India, and brought to a wide audience the then novel theories of Pierre E. Du Ponceau, assailing the doctrine of the “ideograp
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Vol. 144 No. 1 (2024): JAOS

Published: 2024-03-04

Front Matter

Front Matter

Abstract 121 | PDF Downloads 66


How to Make a Zaydi Iman

Najam Haider
Abstract 75 | PDF Downloads 17

Page 1–22

Ancient and Medieval North Pole Stars

S. Mohammad Mozaffari
Abstract 99 | PDF Downloads 18

Page 23–40

Position Versus Class

Alberto Anrò
Abstract 75 | PDF Downloads 19

Page 41–61

A Most Orthodox Empire?

Moritz Maurer
Abstract 98 | PDF Downloads 19

Page 63–82

Replying to Pharaoh’s Order

Jacob Lauinger
Abstract 113 | PDF Downloads 21

Page 127–161

Brief Communications

Another Akkadianism in Ezekiel (and Daniel)

Benjamin D. Suchard
Abstract 88 | PDF Downloads 16

Page 163–165


Review of The Jews in Medieval Egypt

Arnold E. Franklin
Abstract 61 | PDF Downloads 15

Page 176–179

Review of Dialect and Nationalism in China, 1860–1960

Richard VanNess Simmons
Abstract 57 | PDF Downloads 16

Page 193–196

Review of Literary Information in China: A History

Marie Bizais-Lillig
Abstract 65 | PDF Downloads 16

Page 199–202

Review of A Reference Grammar of Old Nubian

Alex de Voogt
Abstract 58 | PDF Downloads 17

Page 207–208

Review of Childhood in Ancient Egypt

Kristine Henriksen Garroway
Abstract 58 | PDF Downloads 16

Page 214–216

Brief Reviews

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