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dc.contributor.authorTronchin, Francesca C.-
dc.descriptionThis syllabus was submitted to the Rhodes College Office of Academic Affairs by the course instructor.en_US
dc.description.abstractThis course will explore the art and architecture of ancient Egypt. The chronological survey will examine the material remains of these cultures with a significant emphasis on the social, political, and religious contexts in which they were created. The rediscovery and study of these cultures in the 19th and 20th centuries and museological issues related to this material will also be discussed. Students will approach ancient Egypt through the eyes of art historians, archaeologists, and anthropologists. Active reading, researching, and participation in class discussions are the means by which students will access and learn course content. Among some of the course goals are the following: To gain an understanding of Ancient Egypt and neighboring cultures, and the material world these peoples created and valued To explore the modern Western fascination with and reception of ancient Egyptian culture To learn to read critically, both introductory texts and scholarly articles To achieve the ability to discuss and write about art objects with appropriate and effective vocabularyen_US
dc.publisherMemphis, Tenn. : Rhodes Collegeen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSyllabI CRNen_US
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dc.subjectArt and Art History, Department ofen_US
dc.subjectAcademic departmentsen_US
dc.subject2013 Springen_US
dc.titleART 210-01, Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt, Spring 2013en_US
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