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Ancient Egyptian religion seems exotic and inaccessible. This course will make sense of the bewildering number and form of the Ancient Egyptian gods and explain how this religion and its institutions fulfilled the state's and individuals' political, social and spiritual needs in Egypt for more than three millennia.


Course dates

10 Jul 2017 to 14 Jul 2017

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

26 Jun 2017

Course director


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

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