Faculty of Arts


ANCHIST 230

Egypt in Dynasties XI-XVII


Description

Covers the history of Egypt during one major phase of unification, the Middle Kingdom, as well as the First and Second Intermediate Periods. Topics analysed include the rise of imperialism in the south (Nubia), the importance of literature of propaganda as a social bond of loyalty, the conquest of the north by the Asiatic Hyksos and the new artistic style of portraiture.

Availability 2012

Not taught in 2012

Lecturer(s)

Coordinator(s) Professor Tony Spalinger

Assessment

Coursework + exam

Points

ANCHIST 230: 15.0 points

Prerequisites

ANCHIST 100

Restrictions

ANCHIST 330


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