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Experiencing power, generating authority : cosmos, politics, and the ideology of kingship in ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia / edited by Jane A. Hill, Philip Jones, and Antonio J. Morales.

Contributor(s): Hill, Jane A | Jones, Philip | Morales, Antonio J
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, c2013.Description: xxx, 448 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781934536643 (hardcover : alk. paper); 1934536644 (hardcover : alk. paper)Subject(s): Kings and rulers -- Religious aspects | Divine right of kings | Political customs and rites | Power (Social sciences) | Political anthropology | Egypt -- Kings and rulers | Iraq -- Kings and rulersDDC classification: 303.3
Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Book Book British Museum Egypt and Sudan Shelves RA.EXP (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 54063000234578
Book Book British Museum Middle East Shelves GEN H EXP (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available ME000000015857
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The work contained in this volume is the result of a four-day workshop entitled "Experiencing Power - Generating Authority: Cosmos and Politics in the Ideology of Kingship in Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia" held in the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, November 2007 [xxvii]

Includes bibliographical references and index.

AESMA14, AES2014