Current Research in Egyptology VIII
Swansea 2007

Date : April 2007
Location : University of Swansea, Great Britain
Publication : Griffin, K. (ed.), 2008, Current Research in Egyptology 2007,
Oxford: Oxbow Books

List of papers

Title Publication reference
Rock Art Palimpsests: Patination as an indication of the relative ages of petroglyphs
Perceptions of Masculinity in New Kingdom Egypt
Gavin Radis-Smith
From Nwn to Ma'at and Back: The Butterfly Effect and the Egyptian pattern of perfection
Towards a Prosopography for Twenty-fifth Dynasty Thebes: Problems and methods
Crime and Punishment in Dynastic Egypt
Great Overlords and the War of Reunification in the First Intermediate Period
The 'Transgression' Word-field in the Stela of Baki
Research on the Animal Dictionary in the Ancient Egypt
Natron ? Its Uses in Egyptian Medicine
Did Ramesses III Really Settle the Sea Peoples in Canaan?: Searching for truth behind the Papyrus Harris I
Grammatical Terminology in Egyptology ? Fact or Fiction?
The First Decan
Initial Analyses of Organic Remains from Ancient Egyptian Contexts, Using Scientific, Analytical Methods
Constructing a Coptic Document at Jeme: Organisation and industry
Political Propaganda in Ancient Egypt: A question of time and place
The Central Hall in the Egyptian Temples of the Ptolemaic Period: Locations, nominations and functions
Beads from Badari: Their use in a mortuary context
Truth versus Totalitarianism: Egyptology in the Nazi Era
A Preliminary Study of MNA E540, a Graeco-Egyptian Gemstone at the National Museum of Archaeology in Lisbon, Portugal
Book of the Dead Chapters 149/150 and Their Coffin Text Origins
Observations Regarding the Symbolism of the Blue and Cap Crowns as Used in Iconographic Motifs of the Ramesside Period
An Analysis of the Entities Present on the Columns Within the Temple of Ramesses II at Abydos
An Easy Way to Build a Pyramid?
Late New Kingdom and Third Intermediate Period Pottery in Canaan
Divine Determinatives in the Papyrus of Ani
An Absolute Chronology for the First Dynasty of Egypt
Some remarks of the scenes featuring Amon in New Kingdom temples in Lower Nubia
Defensive Arrangements in Coptic Architecture
The Application of Archaeobotany and Pharmacognosy to Identify the Respective Uses of Carob and Colocynth in the Medical Papyri
Desert Boats
Military Encampments in Ancient Egypt
Are You Sitting Comfortably? Purges and proctology in ancient Egypt
Wells and Cisterns in Pharaonic Egypt: The development of a technology as a process of adaptation to environmental situations and customers demands
Conceptions of Wealth in Late Period Theban Burials: A case study of Theban Tomb 33
The Style and Iconography of Pottery Offering Trays
Database of Coptic Monasteries in Egypt
Astarte, Egypt and the Art of Riding Side-Saddle
Cult Colossi: Distributing Royal Identities in the New Kingdom

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