The Tale of the Eloquent Peasant
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Widmaier Verlag
The book provides a commentary on one of the best known poems from the Middle Kingdom, The Tale of the Eloquent Peasant, from c. 1840 BC. An introduction covers issues of composition and reception in the Middle Kingdom; language and imagery; naturalism, artifice and immediacy; cultural themes; and later and
A Companion to Psychological Anthropology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
This Companion provides the first definitive overview of psychocultural anthropology: a subject that focuses on cultural, psychological, and social interrelations across cultures. Brings together original essays by leading scholars in the field Offers an in-depth exploration of the concepts and topics that have emerged through contemporary ethnographic work and the
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-06 - Publisher: Courier Corporation
A lively dialogue between a foreign philosopher and a powerful statesman reflects the essence of Platonic reasoning on political theory and practice. It also embodies the philosopher's practical ideas about a utopian republic.
Cyberpsychology and the Brain
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-07 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press
This book proposes a framework for integrating neuroscience and cyberpsychology for the study of social, cognitive, and affective processes.
Voices from Ancient Egypt
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: British Museum Publications Limited
Voices from Ancient Egypt is a reissue of the valuable introduction to ancient Egyptian literature first published in 1991. An anthology presenting translations of sixty documents from a golden age of ancient Egyptian culture (c. 2081-1600 BC), the documents illustrate all aspects of life and the place of literacy in