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Author Symposium zur Ägyptischen Königsideologie (7th : 2013 : Prague, Czech Republic)

Title Royal versus divine authority : acquisition, legitimization and renewal of power : 7th Symposium on Egyptian Royal Ideology, Prague, June 26-28, 2013 = 7. Symposium zur Königsideologie / edited by Filip Coppens, Jiri Janak, and Hana Vymazalova
Published Wiesbaden : Harrassowitz Verlag, 2015
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Series Beiträge zur altägyptischen Königsideologie
Königtum, Staat und Gesellschaft früher Hochkulturen, 1613-6950 ; 4,4
Ägypten und Altes Testament. Beiträge zur altägyptischen Königsideologie.
Königtum, Staat und Gesellschaft früher Hochkulturen ; 4,4
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Table of Contents; Body; Preface; Abbreviations; Jana Mynářová: Who's the King? An Image of the Egyptian King According to Non-Egyptian Evidence; Miroslav Bárta and Veronika Dulíková: Divine and Terrestrial: Power Rhetorics in Ancient Egypt (The Case of Nyuserra); Horst Beinlich: Die Erneuerung der königlichen/göttlichen Macht und das Lebenshaus von Ra-sehet (Fayum); Julia Budka: The Egyptian "Re-conquest of Nubia" in the New Kingdom -- Some Thoughts on the Legitimization of Pharaonic Power in the South
Filip Coppens and Jiří Janák: The Ogdoad and Divine Kingship in DendaraFlorence Dunn Friedman: The Cultic Relationship of the Menkaure Triads to the Small Step Pyramids; Andrea Gnirs: Royal Power in Times of Disaster; Katja Goebs: "Receive the Henu -- that You May Shine forth in it like Akhty". Feathers, Horns and the Cosmic Symbolism of Egyptian Composite Crowns; Claus Jurman: Legitimisation through Innovative Tradition -- Perspectives on the Use of Old Models in Royal and Private Monuments during the Third Intermediate Period
Mark Lehner: The Monument and the Formerly So-called Valley Temple of Khentkawes I: Four Observations Mohamed Megahed and Hana Vymazalová: The South-Saqqara Circumcision Scene: a Fragment of an Old Kingdom Birth-legend?; Massimiliano Nuzzolo: Royal Authority, Divine Legitimization. Topography as an Element of Acquisition, Confi rmation and Renewal of Power in the Fifth Dynasty; Anthony Spalinger: Feast Calendars, Royalty, and Economics: A Trio of Unwilling Associates; Miroslav Verner: Sanctuary Meret and the Royal Cult; Anthony Spalinger: Concepts of Kingship: The Golden Horus Name; Indices
Subject Elite (Social sciences) -- Egypt -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Power (Social sciences) -- Egypt -- History -- To 1500 -- Congresses.
Egypt -- Kings and rulers -- Congresses.
Egypt -- Politics and government -- To 332 B.C. -- Congresses.
Egypt -- Religion -- 332 B.C.-640 A.D. -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Coppens, Filip, editor, author
Janák, Jiří, editor, author
Vymazalová, Hana, editor, author
ISBN 3447104279
3447194006 (electronic bk.)
9783447194006 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles 7. Symposium zur Königsideologie