skip to content
Poetry and culture in Middle Kingdom Egypt : a dark side to perfection Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Poetry and culture in Middle Kingdom Egypt : a dark side to perfection

Author: R B Parkinson
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2002.
Series: Athlone publications in Egyptology and ancient Near Eastern studies (Continuum (Firm))
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

The Middle Kingdom (c.1940-1640 BC) was a golden age of Ancient Egyptian writing. This study radically reassesses Middle Kingdom poems' cultural role, arguing that they were entertainments that  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Parkinson, R.B.
Poetry and culture in Middle Kingdom Egypt.
London ; New York : Continuum, 2002
(OCoLC)649192780
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R B Parkinson
ISBN: 0826456375 9780826456373
OCLC Number: 47623966
Description: xix, 393 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: I: Approaches - The Study of Middle Kingdom 'Literature' - General Considerations: Definitions, Genre, Interpretation - II: Context and Intertext - Texts and Intertext - The Social Context - Literature and Culture - Literary Form - Cultural Themes of Literature - III: Readings - Tales - Discourses and Dialogues - Teachings - Reading the Poems - Appendix 1 Survey of the Middle Kingdom Literary Corpus - Appendix 2 Kemit
Series Title: Athlone publications in Egyptology and ancient Near Eastern studies (Continuum (Firm))
Responsibility: R.B. Parkinson.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/47623966> # Poetry and culture in Middle Kingdom Egypt : a dark side to perfection
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "47623966" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208755> ; # Egypt.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> ; # Civilization
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Place/agypten_altertum> ; # Ägypten (Altertum)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Topic/civilizacao_egipcia> ; # Civilização egípcia
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/893.1109/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Topic/poesia_egito> ; # Poesia--Egito
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Topic/literatur> ; # Literatur
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Event/to_332_b_c> ; # To 332 B.C.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Place/egypt> ; # Egypt
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Topic/egyptian_poetry_history_and_criticism> ; # Egyptian poetry--History and criticism
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/903980> ; # Egyptian poetry
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Event/geschichte_2040_v_chr_1785_v_chr> ; # Geschichte 2040 v. Chr.-1785 v. Chr.
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/34571085> ; # R. B. Parkinson
   schema:datePublished "2002" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/819627843> ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Series/athlone_publications_in_egyptology_and_ancient_near_eastern_studies_continuum_firm> ; # Athlone publications in Egyptology and ancient Near Eastern studies (Continuum (Firm))
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Series/athlone_publications_in_egyptology_and_ancient_near_eastern_studies> ; # Athlone publications in Egyptology and ancient Near Eastern studies
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/649192780> ;
   schema:name "Poetry and culture in Middle Kingdom Egypt : a dark side to perfection"@en ;
   schema:productID "47623966" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/47623966#PublicationEvent/london_new_york_continuum_2002> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Agent/continuum> ; # Continuum
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780826456373> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA303481> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/47623966> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Event/geschichte_2040_v_chr_1785_v_chr> # Geschichte 2040 v. Chr.-1785 v. Chr.
    a schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Geschichte 2040 v. Chr.-1785 v. Chr." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Series/athlone_publications_in_egyptology_and_ancient_near_eastern_studies> # Athlone publications in Egyptology and ancient Near Eastern studies
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/47623966> ; # Poetry and culture in Middle Kingdom Egypt : a dark side to perfection
   schema:name "Athlone publications in Egyptology and ancient Near Eastern studies" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Series/athlone_publications_in_egyptology_and_ancient_near_eastern_studies_continuum_firm> # Athlone publications in Egyptology and ancient Near Eastern studies (Continuum (Firm))
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/47623966> ; # Poetry and culture in Middle Kingdom Egypt : a dark side to perfection
   schema:name "Athlone publications in Egyptology and ancient Near Eastern studies (Continuum (Firm))" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/819627843#Topic/civilizacao_egipcia> # Civilização egípcia
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civilização egípcia"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208755> # Egypt.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Egypt." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> # Civilization
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civilization"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/903980> # Egyptian poetry
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Egyptian poetry"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34571085> # R. B. Parkinson
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Parkinson" ;
   schema:givenName "R. B." ;
   schema:name "R. B. Parkinson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780826456373>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0826456375" ;
   schema:isbn "9780826456373" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/649192780>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Poetry and culture in Middle Kingdom Egypt." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/47623966> ; # Poetry and culture in Middle Kingdom Egypt : a dark side to perfection
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.