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  1. General introduction 9 items
    1. Lectures Term I: Autumn Term

      Introductory Reading

      Lecture 1: Introduction

      • Aims and structure of the course; sources and systems of reference, including websites.
      • Lexikon der Ägyptologie
      • Porter and Moss
      • Oxford Egyptological Bibliography (online as a database through UCL Library Services)

    2. Part One: Environment

    3. Lecture 2: Ecology, climate and the human climate

    4. Early hydraulic civilization in Egypt: a study in cultural ecology - Butzer, Karl W. 2002

      Book Recommended

    5. Desert environment and origins of agriculture in Egypt - F. Hassan 1986

      Article Recommended Available in Institute of Archaeology Teaching Collection (INST ARCH 280 and INST ARCH 3489)

  2. Lecture 3: Built environment and structural technology 7 items
    1. Building in Egypt: pharaonic stone masonry - Arnold, Dieter 1991

      Book Recommended

    2. Brick architecture in Ancient Egypt - Spencer, A. Jeffrey 1979

      Book Recommended

  3. Lecture 4: Geography, geology and natural resources 9 items
    1. Stone - Barbara G. Aston, James A. Harrell, Ian Shaw

      Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

    2. Contributions to the geography of Egypt - Ball, John, Egypt 1939

      Book Recommended

    3. Stein und Steinbrüche im alten Ägypten - Klemm, Rosemarie, Klemm, Dietrich D. 1993

      Book Recommended

    4. Ancient Egyptian materials and industries - Lucas, A., Harris, J. R. [1962]

      Book Recommended

    5. The geology of Egypt - Said, Rushdi 1990

      Book Recommended

    6. Survey and Excavation at the Ancient Pharaonic Gneiss Quarrying - I. M. E. Shaw, E. G. Bloxam 1993

      Article Recommended Digitised reading

  4. Lecture 5: International relations; demography and ethnicity 5 items
    1. Ägypten und Levante: Zeitschrift für ägyptische Archäologie und deren Nachbargebiete - Bietak, Manfred, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Universität Wien, Österreichisches Archäologisches Institut (Vienna, Austria)

      Journal Recommended

    2. Trade, contact, and the movement of peoples in the eastern Mediterranean: studies in honour of J. Basil Hennessy - Descœudres, Jean-Paul, Hennessy, John Basil, Bourke, Stephen 1995

      Book Recommended

    3. Minoan pottery in Second Millenium Egypt - Kemp, Barry J., Merrillees, R. S., Edel, Elmar, Deutsches Archäologisches Institut 1980

      Book Recommended

  5. Part Two: Society 7 items
    1. Lecture 6: Gender archaeology and life transitions

    2. Growing up in ancient Egypt - Janssen, Rosalind, Janssen, Jac. J. 1996

      Book Recommended

    3. Polygamy in Egypt in the Middle Kingdom? - William Kelly Simpson 1974

      Article Recommended

    4. Women of Jeme: lives in a Coptic town in late antique Egypt - Wilfong, Terry G. c2002

      Book Recommended

  6. Lecture 7: Literacy and knowledge 7 items
    1. Four Notes on Literacy - J. Baines, C. J. Eyre

      Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

    2. Archives and libraries in the ancient Near East - J. A. Black, W. J. Tait

      Chapter Recommended TEACHING COLLECTION INST ARCH 2327

    3. Literacy and letters at Deir el-Medina - J.J. Janssen

      Chapter Recommended

    4. Scribal Training in Ancient Egypt - Ronald J. Williams 1972

      Article Recommended

  7. Lecture 8: Early Egypt: prehistoric origins of Egyptian social institutions 7 items
    1. Origins of Egyptian kingship - J.Baines

      Chapter Recommended

    2. The Predynastic of Egypt - Fekri A. Hassan 1988

      Article Recommended

    3. The Oxford history of Ancient Egypt - Shaw, Ian 2000

      Book Recommended Please read chapter 2-4 (pp. 17-88)

    4. The rise of Egyptian civilization - B.G. Trigger

      Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

    5. The archaeology of early Egypt: social transformations in North-East Africa, 10,000 to 2650 BC - Wengrow, D. 2006

      Book Recommended

  8. Lecture 9: Agency 6 items
    1. Forerunners of Narrative Biographies - John Baines

      Chapter Recommended Digitised reading

    2. Agency in archaeology - Robb, John E., Dobres, Marcia-Anne 2000

      Book Recommended

    3. Archaeologies of social life: age, sex, class et cetera in ancient Egypt - Meskell, Lynn 1999

      Book Recommended

    4. Reflections of Osiris: lives from ancient Egypt - Ray, John 2001

      Book Recommended

  9. Session 10: Link Seminar: current issues in archaeological theory 0 items
  10. Lecture 11: Site management and archaeological methods 1 item
    1. Science and ethics in rescue archaeology - W.Y. Adams

      Chapter Recommended

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