9780801883101

Women's Life in Greece And Rome

  • ISBN 13:

    9780801883101

  • ISBN 10:

    0801883105

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 08/23/2005
  • Publisher: Johns Hopkins Univ Pr

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Summary

This highly acclaimed collection provides a unique look into the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women of all social classes-from wet nurses, prostitutes, and gladiatrixes to poets, musicians, intellectuals, priestesses, and housewives. The third edition adds new texts to sections throughout the book, vividly describing women's sentiments and circumstances through readings on love, bereavement, and friendship, as well as property rights, breast cancer, female circumcision, and women's roles in ancient religions, including Christianity and pagan cults.

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