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Divine kingship in Africa

by William Buller Fagg

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Published by Published for the Trustees of the British Museum by British Museum Publications in [London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
    • Subjects:
    • Bini (African people) -- Kings and rulers -- Exhibitions.,
    • Bronzes, Bini -- Exhibitions.,
    • Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Kings and rulers -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWilliam Fagg.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT515.42 .F33 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3892658M
      ISBN 100714115444
      LC Control Number81454299

      Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. CFC Couple Fun Chat Ambient podcasts AP. Full text of "Kingship And The Gods". Divine right of kings, in European history, a political doctrine in defense of monarchical absolutism, which asserted that kings derived their authority from God and could not therefore be held accountable for their actions by any earthly authority such as a ating in Europe, the divine-right theory can be traced to the medieval conception of God’s award of temporal power to.

      Arthur E. Cundall, “Sacral Kingship―The Old Testament Background,” Vox Evangelica 6 (): Sacral Kingship―The Old Testament Background* Arthur E. Cundall [p] The subject of Divine or Sacral Kingship has been a dominant one in Old Testament studies during the past four decades. Frazer’s famous work The Golden Bough: A Study in Religion and Magic has been highly influential on the topic of sacred or divine kingship and continues to be so until today (e.g. Quigley ). The application of Frazer’s study to the civilizations of the ancient Near East is, however, problematical.

      Ivan Engnell, Studies in Divine Kingship in the Ancient Near East, 2nd ed. () Aage Bentzen, King and Messiah, 2nd ed. (; English ). External links. article Rex Sacrificulus in Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities; Sacred Kings, an ebook on sacred kingship in different cultures. Sacred kingship, religious and political concept by which a ruler is seen as an incarnation, manifestation, mediator, or agent of the sacred or holy (the transcendent or supernatural realm). The concept originated in prehistoric times, but it continues to exert a recognizable influence in the modern world. At one time, when religion was totally connected with the whole existence of the.


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Department of Ethnography. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Divine Kingship in West Africa II3 rounded like a woman's, and a rich velvety skin is produced by specially fattening food.

Mrs Meyerowitz 2) makes much of the relationship of the Ashanti king to the sun, though not everybody would agree with this inter-pretation. Gold, the colour of the sun, was the king's metal and colour.

Egypt and Negro Africa: A Study in Divine Kingship Volume of The Frazer lecture: Author: Charles Gabriel Seligman: Publisher: G. Routledge and sons, Limited, Original from: Indiana University: Digitized: Length: 82 pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

divine kingship was originally a variety of spirit possession. To find a king whose physical health was felt to be tied to the fertility and prosperity of the kingdom, or even, that was therefore said to be ritually killed when his powers begin to wane, was not difficult.

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Bookseller Books & Bygones (GB) Bookseller Inventory # Title Divine Kingship in Africa Author Fagg, William Format/binding Paperback Book condition Used - Good. book, for sacred kings were found in Polynesia (Claessen a), among the Mayas (Schele and Freidel ; Schele and Miller ), in imperial China (ter Haar ; de Heer ) and in many other places.

In each of these cases a particular brand of sa-cred kingship was found. Within Africa again some limitation is. How Chiefs Became Kings: Divine Kingship and the Rise of Archaic States in Ancient Hawai'i By Patrick Vinton Kirch University of California Press, Read preview Overview Search for more books and articles on monarchy and kingship.

Here I will limit myself to sacred kingship in Africa. Efforts to cover this phenomenon world wide would demand a book, for sacred kings were found in Polynesia (Claessen a), among the Mayas (Schele and Freidel ; Schele and Miller ), in imperial China (ter Haar ; de Heer ) and in many other places.

KINGSHIP: KINGSHIP IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA Kingship is always ritualized to some extent. Since the beginning of the twentieth century scholars have sought unsuccessfully to define a particular type of cultic complex in Africa as "divine kingship." Many now prefer the looser term "sacred kingship.".

1 Chronicles - Yours, O Lord, is the greatness and the power and the glory and the victory and the majesty, indeed everything that is in the heavens and the earth; Yours is the dominion, O Lord, and You exalt Yourself as head over all.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The Divine Kingship in Ghana and Ancient Egypt by Eva Lewin-Richter Meyerowitz; 1 edition; First published in Divine Kingship in England and Africa.

Free. Time Out says. The third lecture in an introduction to anthropology series exploring what it means to be human; looking into the origins of language. The wealth and volume of the ethnographic data analyzed in this book is dizzying.

The authors allow us to venture along a variety of paths, ranging from the well-established kingdoms of Africa and Asia to the apparently egalitarian societies of Papua New Guinea and the Americas, revealing the astonishing dispersal of the “stranger king” model.

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