MAAT: The Moral Ideal in Ancient Egypt (Paperback)
Product DescriptionBy Maulana Karenga
A Study of classical African Ethics
This is an unprecedented work of intellectual archeology and critical interpretation of ancient Egyptian ethical thought from an African-centered standpoint. Engaging Maatian thought as a rich resource for philosophic reflection and modern moral discourse, Professor Karenga, draws on a wide range of literary, historical and archeological sources to recover and reconstruct this ancient ethical tradition in a dual process of interpretation and transmission.