The social and cultural order of ancient gypt: an ethnographic and regional analysis

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Abstract

From the Narmer palette to funerary preparations to pyramids, Steen Bergendorff draws on anthropological insights to provide new interpretations of accepted truths about Ancient Egypt. Bergendorff traces societal reproductive patterns in Ancient Egypt and the regional trade network that stretched from the Levant and Mesopotamia in the west and Nubia and Africa to the south in order to illustrate Ancient Egyptian culture anew. This book is recommended for students and scholars of archaeology, anthropology, Egyptology, and history.
Translated title of the contributionDet gamle Egyptiens sociale og kulturelle orden: En etnografik og regional analyse
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLanham
PublisherLexington Books
Number of pages158
ISBN (Print) 978-1-7936-1004-1
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-7936-1005-8
Publication statusPublished - 15 Dec 2019

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