Egyptian Non-Royal Epithets in the Middle Kingdom: A Social and Historical Analysis

Egyptian Non-Royal Epithets in the Middle Kingdom: A Social and Historical Analysis

by Doxey, D. M. Doxey
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004110771

ISBN-13: 9789004110779

Pub. Date: 09/01/1998

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

This analysis shows how the Egyptian non-royal epithets from the Middle Kingdom (c. 2040-1640 BCE) provide new insight into the ways in which biographical self-presentation reflects religious and social attitudes and the changing relationship between elite officials and the king.  See more details below

Overview

This analysis shows how the Egyptian non-royal epithets from the Middle Kingdom (c. 2040-1640 BCE) provide new insight into the ways in which biographical self-presentation reflects religious and social attitudes and the changing relationship between elite officials and the king.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004110779
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
09/01/1998
Series:
Probleme der Agyptologie Series, #12
Pages:
438
Product dimensions:
16.40(w) x 24.40(h) x 3.20(d)

Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations
Preface
IIntroduction: Epithets in Context1
IIThe Character and Conduct of the Official29
IIIInteraction with Superiors: The Gods and the King80
IVInteraction with Peers: The Official and the Elite152
VInteraction with Subordinates and the Community181
VIConclusions203
List of Inscriptions235
List of Epithets253
Bibliography401
Index of Egyptian Names417
General Index421
Index of Egyptian Terms and Phrases431

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