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Seller Inventory APC Shipped from UK. Condition: VeryGood. Seller Inventory Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Pages are clean and unmarked. Former owner's name on free end paper. Cover corners and edges are unmarred. Among the most imperative female doctors of this time was Peseshet Figure 1D.
As seen in engravings found in a tomb of an Old Kingdom, nearly at B. Another significant female doctor from Ancient Egypt was Merit Ptah Figure 1E ; she was the first-ever named doctor and the first woman in the historical backdrop of the pharmaceutical field.
Furthermore, records exist about Egyptian female doctors, such as Merit Ptah, B. C and Zipporah, B. Therefore, Egyptian women of ancient times were privileged, as they were able to seek their dreams, strengthen their family life, study, and achieve progress in their work. This led to Egyptian women being among the most regarded doctors of their time. Ancient Egyptian women had the right to education.
From the age of four, they were trained in instructive establishments, where they were taught science, geometry, and the essentials of hieroglyphic and conversational hieratic. Eventually, they would gain a certificate, the title of ink put holder, and would be authorized for full practice in any of the branches of knowledge they chose.
For instance, Egyptian women could attend remedial schools along men or attend a female-only school. One of the greatest examples of the remarkable success of Ancient Egyptian women in science is the one of Tapputi-Belatikallim Figure 1E , who worked with chemicals utilized for aroma generation as a part of Mesopotamia around B. Remarkably, women in Ancient Egypt received a larger numbers of opportunities compared to women in Ancient Greece or Rome. For example, Ancient Egyptian women who were educated could study any domain they chose, thus becoming experts in a chosen field e. From the New Kingdom forward, and surely by the Ptolemaic Period, such proof relates more to the non-first class i.
By B. This proportion remained moderately consistent for the following 12 centuries.
During the Ptolemaic Period, the preceding colossal human advancements of Ancient Egypt were represented as remarkable. For example, Merit Ptah, who lived circa B.
Nevertheless, when the Roman Empire came to its diminishing days in the fourth century A. Hypatia, who lived from to A. Unfortunately, she endured a horrible death because of a Christian swarm, which dishonestly associated her with political interests Figure 2C. Remarkable Egyptian women during the Ptolemaic time. For more than 70 centuries, Ancient Egyptian advancements offered those establishing beginnings, with which mankind guaranteed its human legacy for its incredible fairness for middle-class men and women without any sexism Table 1.
TABLE 1. Table summarizes the names of remarkable women leaders during the Ancient Egyptian time. She was the main Ptolemaic ruler who learned the Egyptian language and adopted all the religious customs to become a genuine Pharaoh. This helped her prominence within individuals outside the Greek rule either in Alexandria the capital city of Egypt by this time or in Upper Egypt; where she was worshiped as a divine being Jacobs, Cleopatra supported researchers and exploration at the colossal library of Alexandria, including well-known researchers and mathematicians.
In the first or second century, Maria of Alexandria Figure 2B , also known as Maria the Jew, was the first female chemist to concoct the water shower, the three-outfitted still, and other synthetic gear Reshafim, ; Galpaz-Feller, The last renowned researcher of the ancient Coptic times was Hypatia Figure 2C , who was born around A. She was viewed as the first female mathematician and studied at the University of Alexandria in arithmetic and stargazing.
Other notable developments include a mechanical assembly for refining water and the hydrometer for measuring the thickness of fluids. She also contributed to theoretical works, book-keeping, and stargazing, and was accredited with the diagramming of the divine Table 2. TABLE 2. List of most recognized female leaderships during the Ptolemaic time.
However, Egyptian women recently became bound by meeting customarily male criteria for exporting achievement, particularly in science, while being relied upon to fit generally female approaches of individual conduct. The outcome is that numerous young Egyptian women decide to keep a strategic distance from this conflict by evading exploratory professions.
Therefore, it is simply not only young Egyptian women who need to change, but more importantly, a watchful evaluation is a necessary requirement for instructing techniques, contracting, and advancing women Fletcher, For over seven millennia, women played extraordinary roles in Ancient Egypt. Tragically, in recent times the role and impact of Egyptian women declined dramatically because of many erroneous religious and cultural beliefs. Therefore, referring to female Western pioneers in Egyptian schools and in the Arabic media will certainly not have the same impact as referring to models within the same culture.
Furthermore, the knowledge of female contributions in Ancient Egypt and historical female pioneers might also improve female self-efficacy since models are important sources of social learning and inspiration Bandura, Studies on media psychology provide valuable insights on the large effects of media images, especially on children and youth Burr, ; Karim, For instance, in a US study, children were asked how often they saw their race on television.
Remarkably, improving the media image of African-Americans since the s already had a remarkable impact on in-group and out-group perception of African-Americans compared with the previous decades Karim, : Karim et al. Moreover, several studies have shown that gender stereotypes in television and advertising can influence gender-role stereotypes in society, further perpetuating gender roles and gender inequality Signorielli, ; MacKay and Covell, ; Oppliger, For a review on gender inequality in the media in several countries see Matthes et al.
Accumulated empirical evidence suggest that children and youth can learn a variety of behaviors, such as aggressive acts e.
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However, there are also several debates about the limitations, disadvantages from media learning and the impact of psychological and sociocultural factors affecting how children and youth learn from media representations see e. Thus, future studies should empirically evaluate the impact of providing positive female models in school and in the media on the gender role in Egypt and in other Arabic countries and investigate the modulating effects of psychological and sociocultural factors.
These findings would have crucial implications for politicians and media campaigns aiming to combat gender inequality and discrimination in these societies. All authors listed, have made substantial, direct and intellectual contribution to the work, and approved it for publication. The authors declare that the research was conducted in the absence of any commercial or financial relationships that could be construed as a potential conflict of interest. We would like to thank Dr.
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