The Resource ANCIENT EGYPT IN AFRICA

ANCIENT EGYPT IN AFRICA

Label
ANCIENT EGYPT IN AFRICA
Title
ANCIENT EGYPT IN AFRICA
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Geographically, Egypt is clearly on the African continent, yet Ancient Egypt is routinely regarded as a non-African cultural form. The significance of Ancient Egypt for the rest of Africa is a hotly debated issue with complex ramifications. This book considers how Ancient Egypt was dislocated from Africa, drawing on a wide range of sources. It examines key issues such as the evidence for actual contacts between Egypt and other early African cultures, and how influential, or not, Egypt was on them. Some scholars argue that to its north Egypt's influence on Mediterranean civilization was downpla
Member of
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
932
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DT61 .A615 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Encounters With Ancient Egypt
Label
ANCIENT EGYPT IN AFRICA
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Series Editor's Foreword; Contents; Contributors; List of Figures; 1. Introduction--Locating Ancient Egypt in Africa: Modern Theories, Past Realities / David O'connor and Andrew Reid; 2. Afrocentrism and Historical Models for the Foundation of Ancient Greece / Martin Bernal; 3. Attributing Colour to the Ancient Egyptians: Reflections on Black Athena / John A. North; 4. The Unity of Africa / Michael Rowlands; 5. Ancient Egypt and the Source of the Nile / Andrew Reid; 6. Views of Ancient Egypt from a West African Perspective / Caleb A. Folorunso
  • 12. Pharaonic or Sudanic? Models for Meroitic Society and Change / Dorian Q. FullerReferences; Index
  • 7. Cheikh Anta Diop and Ancient Egypt in Africa / Kevin C. MacDonald8. Ancient Egypt, Missionaries and Christianity in Southern Africa / Bruce S. Bennett; 9. Landscapes of Knowledge, Idioms of Power: The African Foundations of Ancient Egyptian Civilization Reconsidered / David Wengrow; 10. Ancient Egypt in the Sudanese Middle Nile: A Case of Mistaken Identity? / David N. Edwards; 11. On the Priestly Origin of the Napatan Kings: The Adaptation, Demise and Resurrection of Ideas in Writing Nubian History / Robert G. Morkot
Control code
ocn781310589
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (235 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781598747560
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34915370
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)781310589
  • pebcs1598742051

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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