Private Life in New Kingdom Egypt

Much of the literature on ancient Egypt centers on pharaohs or on elite conceptions of the afterlife. This scintillating book examines how ordinary ancient Egyptians lived their lives. Drawing on the remarkably rich and detailed archaeological, iconographic, and textual evidence from some 450... Ausführliche Beschreibung

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Verfasserangabe: Lynn Meskell.
Format: E-Book
Sprache: Englisch
veröffentlicht: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, [2018]
Enthält: Frontmatter -- Contents -- Illustrations and Tables -- Acknowledgments -- Conventions -- Chapter One.The Interpretative Framework -- Chapter Two. Locales and Communities -- Chapter Three. Social Selves -- CHAPTER FOUR. Founding a House -- CHAPTER FIVE. Love, Eroticism, and the Sexual Self -- CHAPTER SIX. Embodied Knowledge -- CHAPTER SEVEN. Cycles of Death and Life -- Postscript -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Frontmatter -- Contents -- Illustrations and Tables -- Acknowledgments -- Conventions -- Chapter One.The Interpretative Framework -- Chapter Two. Locales and Communities -- Chapter Three. Social Selves -- CHAPTER FOUR. Founding a House -- CHAPTER FIVE. Love, Eroticism, and the Sexual Self -- CHAPTER SIX. Embodied Knowledge -- CHAPTER SEVEN. Cycles of Death and Life -- Postscript -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
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ISBN: 9780691188089
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