Goddesses, Whores, Wives, and Slaves: Women in Classical Antiquity

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Schocken Books, Jan 1, 1995 - History - 267 pages
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" The first general treatment of women in the ancient world to reflect the critical insights of modern feminism. Though much debated, its position as the basic textbook on women's history in Greece and Rome has hardly been challenged." --Mary Beard, Times Literary Supplement. Illustrations.

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Review: Goddesses, Whores, Wives and Slaves: Women in Classical Antiquity

User Review  - Robert - Goodreads

This is a book I will need to re-read, at least in parts. Excellent information, if a bit disjointed. Good reference work. Read full review

Review: Goddesses, Whores, Wives and Slaves: Women in Classical Antiquity

User Review  - Eric Rench - Goodreads

One of the best non-fiction books that I have ever read. The author presents her book as a theory of hers and doesn't try to pass of her information as fact. Read full review

Contents

Women in the Bronze Age and Homeric Epic
16
Images of Women in the Literature of Classical
93
Hellenistic Women
120
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