Reforms. Urukagina's code has been widely hailed as the first recorded example of government reform, seeking to achieve a higher level of freedom and equality. It ...
Urukagina survived the sacking of Lagash and moved his capital to the smaller neighboring city of Girsu. He was still a king, but his kingdom was considerably reduced.
The Reforms of Urukagina "He established freedom." While Greek political experience was so rich and varied that it has been said with pardonable exaggeration ...
Urukagina (c. 2350 BC-) Urukagina, the leader of the Sumerian city-state of Girsu/Lagash, led a popular movement that resulted in the reform of the oppressive legal ...
Urukagina’ s reign was in time when the political and economical situation in Lagash was unstable, after the downfall of his corrupt predecessor, Lugalanda.
Urukagina (more correctly, Uru’inimgina) King of Lagash in the second half of the 24th century B.C. Urukagina implemented numerous reforms; for example, he put an ...
Urukagina was a king who ruled in ancient Sumer from 2360-2380 BC. He instituted some reforms of the governing methodology and created one of the earliest systems of ...
Urukagina (reigned ca. 24th century BC?, short chronology), alternately rendered as Uruinimgina or Irikagina, was a ruler of the city-state Lagash in Mesopotamia.
A Urukagina foundation cone. A second cone is shown below. The matched pair is Urukagina's declaration of his social reforms for his citizens.
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