Private Life in New Kingdom Egypt

Private Life in New Kingdom Egypt

by Lynn Meskell
     
 

Drawing on archaeological, iconographic and documentary evidence, this is a scholarly reconstruction of the lives of men and women during the 450 years that comprised the New Kingdom.See more details below

Overview

Drawing on archaeological, iconographic and documentary evidence, this is a scholarly reconstruction of the lives of men and women during the 450 years that comprised the New Kingdom.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691120584
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
10/04/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Illustrations and Tables
Acknowledgments
Conventions
Ch. 1The Interpretative Framework1
Ch. 2Locales and Communities17
Ch. 3Social Selves57
Ch. 4Founding a House94
Ch. 5Love, Eroticism, and the Sexual Self126
Ch. 6Embodied Knowledge148
Ch. 7Cycles of Death and Life178
Postscript208
Notes211
Bibliography215
Index233

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