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Egypt in its African context : proceedings of the conference held at the Manchester Museum, University of Manchester, 2-4 October 2009 / edited by Karen Exell.

Publication:
Oxford : Archaeopress, 2011.
Conference Name:
Egypt in its African Context (2009 Manchester Museum (University of Manchester))
Series:
BAR international series ; 2204.
BAR international series ; 2204
Format/Description:
Conference/Event
Book
iv, 114 p. : ill., maps ; 30 cm.
Subjects:
Egypt -- Civilization -- To 332 B.C. -- Congresses.
Egypt -- Civilization -- African influences -- Congresses.
Contents:
Introduction: Egypt in its African context / C.A. Folorunso and Stephen Quirke
Pt. 1. Egypt in Africa. The strategic importance of Kemet / Kimani S.K. Nehusi
The Nubian pastoral culture as link between Egypt and Africa: a view from the archaeological record / Maria Carmelo Gatto
The predynastic Bos primigenius as a royal image of territory, boundaries and power in an African context / Ana I. Navajas Jiménez
Some notes about an early African pool of cultures from which emerged the Egyptian civilisation / Alain Anselin
Egypt in Afrika and Afrika in Egypt: the example of libation / Kimani S.K. Nehusi
Meroitic worship of Isis at Philae / Solange Bumbaugh
pt. 2. Interpreting ancient Egypt. Introduction: Critical comments on essays on interpreting ancient Egypt presented at the Egypt in its African Context Conference / Charles A. Grantham
Contesting Egypt: racts, rhetoric or sentiment? / C.A. Folorunso
West African perspectives on ancient Egypt: African renaissance / José Lingna-Nafafé
Petrie's revolutions: the case of the Qurneh Queen / Bill Manley
Public understandings of Ancient Egypt in the formation of Dalit and Afro-American identities and history curriculum / Clyde Ahmad Winters
Curating Kemet, fear of a black land? / Sally-Ann Ashton.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Exell, Karen.
ISBN:
1407307606
9781407307602
OCLC:
707825500
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