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  • Statue Of Hatshepsut Analysis

    preservation and come largely from a kenned archaeological context. (662). Few decades after, another statue denominated Seated Statue of Hatshepsut was sculpted. It was designed in dimensions: 76 3/4 x 19 5/16 x 44 7/8 in., discovered in Upper Egypt during the Incipient Kingdom era, ca. 1479 to 1458 B.C. This gargantuan sculpture concretely identifies a clear individual, Queen Hatshepsut. Queen Hatshepsut was the first great ruler or Pharaoh after her husband, withal her moiety-brother, died. Queen Hatshepsut’s husband, Thutmose II, was the fourth ruler of the 18th Dynasty. After his death, because Hatshepsut and Thutmose II could not give birth, Thutmose II and his minor wife’s son, Thutmose III, led the kingdom with the Queen Thutmose’s guidance. However, not long after Thutmose III became the incipient ruler, Queen Thutmose took his chair and seated herself as the first incipient female Pharaoh promulgating that her father, pharaoh afore Thutmose II, could surmount. When she was seated, she kenned her denizens did not have consummate faith in her readership because of her gender. To show that she is as potent as the other Pharaohs were, she made her adherents treat her the same way by calling herself just like how people call male figures such as, “his majesty” rather than in a feminine way. When she incorporated herself into a statue, at first, she can be optically discerned as a male figure because there is no sense of long hair, which all women have. However,…

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  • Burial Rituals In The Valley Of Kings

    East Valley (2016) stated on their historical website, all of the pharaohs buried in the Valley of the Kings and which dynasties they came from. For example, the decedents of Ramses VII, Thutmose I and Amenhotep II all buried themselves in the Valley of Kings. This had shown that the first discovered pharaoh to bury himself in the Valley of the Kings was Ramses VII and he represented the 20th dynasty. Thutmose I represented the 18th Dynasty and Amenhotep II came from the 18th dynasty. When…

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  • The Pharaoh Who Conquered The Sea Analysis

    the foundations were laid under which Egyptian power was able to arrive to its pinnacle. The pharaohs who 'paved the way' for Hatshepsut expanded on Ahmose's I policy, including her father Thutmoses I; the third pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty. Even though Thutmoses I was not of royal birth, he was a military man by training and married into the royal family; ensuring the succession Egypt required. As previously stated he was a military man, thought to have served as an important commander…

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  • Kama Sutra

    the human life, and empowers women while showing the socio-political situation of India during the time. The historical setting the Kama Sutra was written in plays a large factor in the content and methods the text uses. The Kama Sutra, like most texts and artifacts from ancient India, does not have a specific date it was written. It is commonly accepted among the scholarly community, however, to have been written between 300 CE and 700 CE, in the 3rd century. During this time, the Gupta dynasty…

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  • Daniel Chapter 4 Summary

    to be one of superficiality and arrogance. This presents itself well in this chapter in seeing the King’s attitude towards God. At this time the King has seen God strongly in through the testimony of Daniel, so much so that he refers to Daniel in this chapter as being filled with the “spirit of the holy ghost.” The King has seen Daniel’s God interpret dreams, and spare Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego from certain death. Each time the King is left singing the praises of their God, yet this…

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  • Michael Myers The Monstrosity Of Humans

    Monstrosity, defined as a grossly malformed animal, plant, or person would show the exact wording of the phrase. Understanding the exact term helps us identify Monster. Monsters, usually recognized as an imaginary creature described as typically large, ugly, and frightening, but they differ in classifications such as reanimated monsters, ecological monsters, human monsters, and technological monsters. The truth is, monsters come in different shapes and sizes. In this case we will identify and…

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  • The Influence Of Technology In Ancient Egypt

    Egypt was expanded to Syria, Nubia, and farther south to the Fourth Cataract drastically improving Egyptian influence, lessening its chances of being attacked. Under Thutmose I, Egypt became the first empire to command western Asia. Not only was Egypt expanding and gaining prosperity, but it was also able to attain peace with other countries who did not dare invade. With the open of the New Kingdom and the defeat of the Hyksos, however, came a new array of enemies, one of which was the Hittites.…

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  • Psycho Film Analysis

    Hitchcock’s Psycho, from ‘Inside Norman Bates’ and ‘The World Inside Its Image’ The benchmark of horror films could easily be Hitchcock’s most revered work ‘Psycho’ (1960). The black and white filmscape does not downplay the crimson colour of blood spiralling down the plughole after Marion’s fatal stabbing, nor the shock of Norman’s mothers sunken eye sockets. It’s 2015 and this is the first time I have properly been introduced to the film however as a testament to its making I had nightmares…

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  • Copper Masks

    The essay “Kings, Crowns, and Rights of Succession: Obalufon Arts at Ife and Other Yoruba Centers” by Suzanne Preston Blier argues that Copper mask said to represent Ife king Obalufon II is related to the succession of rulers and that its symbolism comes from Obalufon II’s time as a ruler as well as his deification (386). This article is effective because of its meticulous examination of the history of Obalufon II, Ife history and other works relating to the mask. Blier begins the essay by…

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  • Thomas Elsaesser's Film Theory Analysis

    Among our most intrinsic human characteristics, we strive to express ourselves both creatively and socially. Combining these two traits creates an artistic interaction between an audience and a medium. Cinema, arguably the most visually astounding form of art, not only stimulates visually, but subjects viewers to haptic and acoustic experiences as well. The film scholar, Thomas Elsaesser, makes various points in his book “Film Theory” describing several ways in which we can experience the film…

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