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Goddesses, whores, wives, and slaves : women in classical antiquity

Author: Sarah B Pomeroy
Publisher: New York : Schocken Books, 1975.
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Examines women's public and private lives, roles, activities, and influences and their social, economic, legal, political, and literary status in the ancient Greek and Roman worlds, from the late Bronze Age to the death of Constantine.
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Pomeroy, Sarah B.
Goddesses, whores, wives, and slaves.
New York : Schocken Books, 1975
(OCoLC)654292633
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah B Pomeroy
ISBN: 0805235620 9780805235623 0805205306 9780805205305 0880299851 9780880299855 0709154011 9780709154013
OCLC Number: 1253906
Description: xiii, 265 pages, 3 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Goddesses and gods --
Women in the Bronze Age and Homeric epic --
The Dark Age and the Archaic Period --
Women and the city of Athens --
Private life in classical Athens --
Images of women in the literature of classical Athens --
Hellenistic women --
The Roman matron of the late republic and early empire --
Women of the Roman lower classes --
The role of women in the religion of the Romans.
Other Titles: Women in classical antiquity
Responsibility: Sarah B. Pomeroy.
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Examines women's public and private lives, roles, activities, and influences and their social, economic, legal, political, and literary status in the ancient Greek and Roman worlds, from the late Bronze Age to the death of Constantine.

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