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  • Record Number: 7365
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Crone , Patricia.
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  • Title: Zoroastrian Communism [Zaradushtism, an heretical sect of Zoroastrianism, advocated that both women and property should be shared equally; the sect was promoted by the Sasanian emperor Kavad and by Mazdak, a leader of peasant rebels].
  • Source URL: Comparative Studies in Society and History (Full Text via JSTOR) 36, 3 (July 1994): 447-462. Link Info target = '_blank'>Comparative Studies in Society and History (Full Text via JSTOR) 36, 3 (July 1994): 447-462. Link Info
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  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Communism Heresy Persia Property Revolts Sexuality Wives Zoroastrianism
  • Geographic Area: Eastern Mediterranean
  • Century: 5
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Cambridge
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  • Year of Publication: 1994.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00104175
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