Search for dissertations about: "Egyptologi"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the word Egyptologi.

  1. 1. The Gazelle in Ancient Egyptian Art Image and Meaning

    University dissertation from Uppsala

    Author : Åsa Strandberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; gazelle; Egyptian art; Egyptian religion; hunt; offering; desert fauna; Heb Sed; Hathor; Solar Eye; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Egyptology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Egyptologi; Egyptology; egyptologi;

    Abstract : This thesis establishes the basic images of the gazelle in ancient Egyptian art and their meaning. A chronological overview of the categories of material featuring gazelle images is presented as a background to an interpretation. An introduction and review of the characteristics of the gazelle in the wild are presented in Chapters 1-2. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Directing Deir el-Medina : The External Administration of the Necropolis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Archaeology and Ancient History

    Author : Sofia Häggman; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Egyptologi; Ancient Egypt; New Kingdom; Deir el-Medina; administration; Necropolis; workmen; tomb work; payment; demonstrations; economic history; Egyptologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Egyptology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Egyptologi; Egyptology; egyptologi;

    Abstract : ABSTRACTHÄGGMAN, SOFIA, 2002. Directing Deir el-Medina. The External Administration of the Necropolis. Uppsala Studies in Egyptology 4, Uppsala. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nut - The Goddess of Life in Text and Iconography

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Nils Billing; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Egyptologi; Ancient Egyptian religion; goddess; mother; water; space; ontology; Pyramid Texts; horizon; tree goddess; Egyptologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Egyptology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Egyptologi; Egyptology; Egyptologi;

    Abstract : This study delineates the basic characteristics of the ancient Egyptian goddess Nut as expressed in funerary texts and iconography. The goddess is treated as conceptual in character (Begriffsgottheit), i.e. as an animate expression for the ideas that the ancient Egyptians associated with the sky: space and water. READ MORE

  5. 5. Actor and Event : Military Activity in Ancient Egyptian Narrative Texts from Tuthmosis II to Merenptah

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Patrik Lundh; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology; Ancient Egypt; military texts; Tuthmosis III; Amenhotep II; Ramesses II; Battle of Megiddo; Battle of Kadesh; Egyptian empire; New Kingdom; Merenptah; military expeditions; Arkeologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen; Egyptology; egyptologi;

    Abstract : This study treats the function of the military writings of ancient Egypt, from Tuthmosis II to Merenptah (c. 1492–1203 B.C.). READ MORE