Part I raises questions of urbanism and its demise in the Early Bronze Age southern, central, and northern Levant.
Part II discusses issues of the collapse of the Akkad empire and how it might be connected to the rapid climate change around 2200 BC.
The seminar brought together specialists from various fields, including Egyptology, Near Eastern archaeology, radiocarbon dating and Assyriology.
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The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Third Assessment Report considered the timing and areas affected by the Little Ice Age suggested largely-independent regional climate changes rather than a globally-synchronous increased glaciation.
Part IV sets the topic into the wider context of the late third millennium Eastern Mediterranean.Climatologists and historians working with local records no longer expect to agree on either the start or end dates of the period, which varied according to local conditions.The NASA Earth Observatory notes three particularly cold intervals: one beginning about 1650, another about 1770, and the last in 1850, all separated by intervals of slight warming.Probably because over 20 percent of women post old pictures of themselves when they were younger and often thinner. A man could easily swindle a woman into a date, or even a relationship, before the woman discovers he's not a prince but a pauper.More than 40 percent of men try this tactic, confessing they wanted to make their job sound more prestigious.The Internet allows us the freedom to represent ourselves in a way we wish people would see us or the way we wish we could actually be.Unless you are happy living in cyber space indefinitely, your misrepresentations will no doubt come back to haunt you.The articles in this volume discuss the complex interconnection between the rapid climate change around 2200 BC and societal collapses throughout the ancient Near East in the mid-late third millennium BC.A reassessment of this crucial period in Near Eastern history became necessary as radiocarbon dating projects conclusively showed that the Early Bronze Age chronology has to be raised considerably.Several causes have been proposed: cyclical lows in solar radiation, heightened volcanic activity, changes in the ocean circulation, variations in Earth's orbit and axial tilt (orbital forcing), inherent variability in global climate, and decreases in the human population.Evidence from mountain glaciers does suggest increased glaciation in a number of widely spread regions outside Europe prior to the twentieth century, including Alaska, New Zealand and Patagonia.