CLAS 319:Egypt, Near East, and the Origins of Greek Civilisation


A study of the issue of Greece’s indebtedness to the civilisations of Egypt and the Near East, it also critically reviews some Afrocentrist theses on the subject and the issue of the racial identity of the Egyptians from the pre-dynastic era in Nubia and Egypt (5500-3100 BC) to the Macedonian occupation of Egypt (332-30 BC).