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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Pomeroy published this book the same year Evelyn Reed's Woman's Evolution was published. Overall, Reed's book, while it has some too obviously Marxist views (too much pounding of the private property ... Read full review

Contents

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