Sexuality in Greek and Roman culture (Book, 2005) [Macalester College]
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Sexuality in Greek and Roman culture

Sexuality in Greek and Roman culture

Author: Marilyn B Skinner
Publisher: Malden : Wiley Blackwell, 2014
Series: Ancient cultures (Malden, Mass.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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"Sexuality in Greek and Roman Culture is the first comprehensive survey of ancient Greek and Roman Sexuality. Drawing on literary artistic and archaeological evidence as well as on scholarly sources, it covers a wide range of subjects including Greek pederasty and the symposium, ancient prostitution, women in Latin love elegy, and the public regulation or sexual behavior. Different class and gender perspectives are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marilyn B Skinner
ISBN: 9781444349863 1444349864
OCLC Number: 1282091445
Description: xxvi, 343 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: The Homeric Age --
The archaic age --
Late archaic Athens --
Classical Athens --
The Hellenistic Period I --
The Hellenistic Period II --
Republican and Augustan Rome I --
Republican and Augustan Rome II --
Imperial Rome I --
Imperial Rome II.
Series Title: Ancient cultures (Malden, Mass.)
Other Titles: Sexuality in Greek and Roman culture (2nd edition)
Responsibility: Marilyn B. Skinner.

Abstract:

"Sexuality in Greek and Roman Culture is the first comprehensive survey of ancient Greek and Roman Sexuality. Drawing on literary artistic and archaeological evidence as well as on scholarly sources, it covers a wide range of subjects including Greek pederasty and the symposium, ancient prostitution, women in Latin love elegy, and the public regulation or sexual behavior. Different class and gender perspectives are taken into account as far as they can be recovered."--BOOK JACKET.
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