The Code Hammurabi Discussion
(The Code of Hammurabi). What is the historical context of this primary source? What was the religious basis for the Code of Hammurabi? What does a careful reading of the Code of Hammurabi tell you about how Mesopotamian society was structured and how it functioned? Discuss at least 3 examples or sets of examples from the Code to support your thesis. What is the historical significance of this primary source?