Search for dissertations about: "Andreas Winkler"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Andreas Winkler.

  1. 1. Looking at the Future : Divination and Astrology in Ancient Egypt

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Andreas Winkler; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ancient Egypt; Graeco-Roman Egypt; Demotic; Coptic; divination; astrology; dream interpretation; calendar; pun; allegory; sages.; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Egyptology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Egyptologi; Egyptology; Egyptologi;

    Abstract : This study discusses divination in ancient Egypt, from the New Kingdom onwards in order to highlight the Egyptian elements in later astrological practices in Graeco-Roman Egypt. The first chapter treats divination and its study in general terms. READ MORE