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Embodied lives : figuring ancient Maya and Egyptian experience

Author: Lynn Meskell; Rosemary A Joyce
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2003.
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By applying contemporary theory from across the social sciences, the authors of this title shed light on Ancient Egyptian and Maya cultures, and draw attention to the fundamental differences that can  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Meskell, Lynn.
Embodied lives
(DLC) 2003045937
(OCoLC)51848515
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lynn Meskell; Rosemary A Joyce
ISBN: 9781317724544 1317724542 9781315787787 1315787784
OCLC Number: 871257327
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 184 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Terminologies --
3. Materialities --
4. Anti-Cartesianism --
5. Hybrids --
6. Phallic culture --
7. Subject to object --
8. Shadows --
9. Epilogue.
Responsibility: Lynn M. Meskell and Rosemary A. Joyce.
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