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Ethnicity in Ptolemaic Egypt

by Koen Goudriaan

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Published by J.C. Gieben in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt
    • Subjects:
    • Ethnicity -- Egypt -- History.,
    • Ptolemaic dynasty, 305-30 B.C.,
    • Egypt -- Ethnic relations -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 158-160).

      Statementby Koen Goudriaan.
      SeriesDutch monographs on ancient history and archaeology ;, v. 5
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT92 .G68 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination175 p. ;
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2250258M
      ISBN 109050630227
      LC Control Number89126600

      The issue of ethnicity in Ptolemaic and Roman Egypt is very problematic and not, ultimately, central to the present inquiry. 33 What is important is that there is ample documentation relevant to the study of women in Demotic as well as Greek, but these Demotic sources have hitherto not been considered in the study of women in Ptolemaic and. The Ptolemaic Kingdom of Ancient Egypt and millions of other books are available for instant access. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(8).

      In the Near East and Egypt, irrigation gave the entire economy of these areas a very specific character in historical times. Weber[]: 38 ptolemaicegypt This book is about land tenure and the structure of the Ptolemaic state ( bce–30bce). The taxation from agricultural production was an important.   " Willy Clarysse and Dorothy J. Thompson, Counting the People in Hellenistic Egypt, 2 vols. (Cambridge, ), ii, –33, conceive it as a form of ethnic policy contra Koen Goudriaan, Ethnicity in Ptolemaic Egypt (Dutch Monographs on Ancient History and Archaeology, v, Amsterdam, ), Cited by: 1.

      texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Full text of "Women In Hellenistic Egypt By Samy Salah". Not only is that statement somewhat incongruous with evidence from Lewis' book in general but you would be hard pressed to find scholarship from within the past years that does not emphasise the level of integration along the ethnic and cultural lines that existed in Ptolemaic Egypt and continued, albeit at a dramatically reduced rate.


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: Ethnicity in Ptolemaic Egypt (Dutch Monographs on Ancient History and Archaeology, Vol 5) (): Goudriaan, Koen: BooksAuthor: Koen Goudriaan.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Goudriaan, Koen. Ethnicity in Ptolemaic Egypt. Amsterdam: J.C. Gieben, (OCoLC)   Goudriaan, K. Ethnicity in Ptolemaic Egypt. This study takes as its starting point a complaint made by the late Claire Préaux with regard to Ptolemaic Egypt, that one does not know how to tell Greeks and Egyptians asunder.

The author tries to Cited by: The Ancient Egyptian Economy - by Brian Muhs August Author: Brian Muhs. Summary This chapter contains section titled: Introduction Alexandria and the Other Greek Poleis of Egypt The Impact of Greek Settlement in the Ethnicity in Ptolemaic Egypt book Chora Ethnicity Cited by: 7.

Ethnicity in Ptolemaic Egypt - Koen Goudriaan: Ethnicity in Ptolemaic Egypt. (Dutch Monographs on Ancient History and Archaeology, 5.) Pp. ix + Amsterdam: J.

Politeumata and Ethnicity in Ptolemaic Egypt. All the Greek dialects of the Greek world gradually became assimilated in the Koine Greek dialect that was the common language of the Hellenistic world.

Generally, the Greeks of Ptolemaic Egypt felt like representatives of a higher civilization but were curious about the native culture of cy: Greek Drachma. From the first migration of Greeks into Egypt, Ptolemaic Egypt was a bureaucracy in which status was determined by race, and it was the ethnic affiliation of Greek.

As a result, ancient Egyptian artifacts provide sometimes conflicting and inconclusive evidence of the ethnicity of the people who lived in Egypt during dynastic times.

[] [] InChampollion states in his work Egypte Ancienne that the Egyptians and Nubians are represented in the same manner in tomb paintings and reliefs. The Ptolemaic dynasty, sometimes also known as the Lagids or Lagidae, was a Macedonian Greek royal family, which ruled the Ptolemaic Kingdom in Egypt during the Hellenistic period.

Their rule lasted for years, from to 30 BC. They were the last dynasty of ancient Egypt. Ptolemy, one of the seven somatophylakes of Macedon who served as Alexander the Great's Country: Ancient Egypt, Macedonia, Mauretania. The study of ancient states brings a historical perspective to the creation of official identities.

By looking at legal and fiscal documents preserved on papyri from Hellenis-tic and Early Roman Egypt ( BCE to c. 70 CE), this study compares how.

This is a reprint of Naphtali Lewis' important book on the uses of papyrus records reconstructing life in ancient Egypt. Published inthe first edition of Greeks in Ptolemaic Egypt complemented `Life in Egypt under Roman Rule' (reprinted in as `Classics in Papyrology 1') by providing a perspective on the earlier period.

This book examines the activities of a broad array of police officers in Ptolemaic Egypt (–30 BC) and argues that Ptolemaic police officials enjoyed great autonomy, providing assistance to Author: Christelle Fischer-Bovet.

Ancient Egypt - Ancient Egypt - Government and conditions under the Ptolemies: The changes brought to Egypt by the Ptolemies were momentous; the land’s resources were harnessed with unparalleled efficiency, with the result that Egypt became the.

This article explores the character(s) of Ptolemaic kingship in Egypt. A special focus is placed on the legitimation of kingship and the different forms of (self-) representation of the king. After remarks on the king’s court and principles of state organization, the concept of the Hellenisticbasileusis explained by using Ptolemy III as a model of the Ptolemaic king.

When Greek and Egyptian cultures came into contact under the Ptolemies, bilingual polyonymy (i.e. the combination of an Egyptian and a Greek name) became more popular. During this period, Greek ethnicity was valued as a symbol of power and social status, and was used to create borders between the rulers and the ruled.

This compelling narrative provides the only comprehensive guide in English to the rise and decline of Ptolemaic rule in Egypt over three centuries - from the death of Alexander in BC to the tragic deaths of Antony and Cleopatra in 30 BC.

The skilful integration of material from a vast array of sources allows the reader to trace the political and religious development of one of the. In Jewish Ethnic Identity and Relations in Hellenistic Egypt, Stewart Moore investigates the foundations of common assumptions about maintain one’s identity in a strange land, was it always necessary to band tightly together with one’s coethnics.

Sociologists and anthropologists who study ethnicity have given us a much wider view of the possible strategies of ethnic. Examining all forms of healing within the specific socioeconomic and environmental constraints of the Ptolemies’ Egypt, this book explores how linguistic, cultural and ethnic affiliations and interactions were expressed in the medical domain.

An ethnic group (or ethnicity) is a group of people whose members identify with each other, through a common heritage, often consisting of a common language, a common culture, so by proxy of you living in Egypt which is a part of the middle east, sharing the language, heritage and culture you are a middle eastern Egyptian.Ptolemaic Egypt was a multicultural and multilingual society (Ray ; Thompson ) to which immigrants came from all over the Eastern Mediter ranean (Mueller ).Author: Katelijn Vandorpe.

This paper examines the models classical historians and papyrologists use to study Greek and Egyptian identity during the period of Greek occupation of Egypt ( B.C.E.).

Employing the concept of ethnicity, some scholars have recently emphasized the fl uidity with which identity seems to operate in colonial documents from the Ptolemaic by: 7.