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Sexuality in Greek and Roman culture

Author: Marilyn B Skinner
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell, 2005.
Series: Ancient cultures (Malden, Mass.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView 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
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marilyn B Skinner
ISBN: 0631232338 9780631232339 0631232346 9780631232346
OCLC Number: 54817545
Description: xxvi, 343 pages : illustrations, maps ; 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.)
Responsibility: Marilyn B. Skinner.
Local System Bib Number:
.b22576885

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Presents a comprehensive survey of ancient Greek and Roman sexuality. This title covers a range of subjects, including Greek pederasty and the symposium, ancient prostitution, representations of  Read more...
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"What has long been badly needed is a comprehensive survey that examines Greco-Roman sexuality, non-judgementally, in its own cultural context. Marilyn Skinner's Sexuality in Greek and Roman Culture Read more...

 
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