Inheritance

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Lippert, Sandra;
(2013)
  • Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
  • Subject: Individual And Society | inheritance | Succession | Heir | Adoption | Will | Gender | Marriage;

In ancient Egypt inheritance was conveyed either through the legal order of succession, favoring sonsover daughters, children over siblings, and older over younger, or through written declarations thatallowed for individualized arrangements. Adoption was the common mean... View more
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