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Books editi da Brill Academic Pub con argomento Funeral Rites And Ceremonies Ancient

Historical and Archaeological Aspects of Egyptian Funerary Culture

Historical and Archaeological Aspects of Egyptian Funerary Culture

Willems Harco 
edizioni Brill Academic Pub collana Brill Academic Pub (Hardcover)

"Historical and Archaeological Aspects of Egyptian Funerary Culture, a thoroughly reworked translation of Les textes des sarcophages et la dâemocratie published in 2008, challenges the widespread idea that the 'royal' Pyramid Texts of the Old Kingdom after a process of 'democratisation' became, in the Middle Kingdom,...

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Death Rituals, Ideology, And the Development of Early Mesopotamian Kingship

Death Rituals, Ideology, And the Development of Early Mesopotamian Kingship

Cohen Andrew C. 
edizioni Brill Academic Pub collana Brill Academic Pub (Hardcover)

Based on his dissertation from 2001, this book by Cohen (anthropology, Brandeis U.) describes death rituals in Southern Mesopotamia from about 2900 to 2350 B.C.E. He argues that these rituals and their related ideology influenced the rise of kings at a time when temple administrators ruled. He discusses the impact...

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€ 183,00