Sexuality in Greek and Roman Culture PDF ePub eBook

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Sexuality in Greek and Roman Culture free pdf This agenda-setting text has been fully revised in its second edition, with coverage extended into the Christian era. It remains the most comprehensive and engaging introduction to the sexual cultures of ancient Greece and Rome. * Covers a wide range of subjects, including Greek pederasty and the symposium, ancient prostitution, representations of women in Greece and Rome, and the public regulation of sexual behavior * Expanded coverage extends to the advent of Christianity, includes added illustrations, and offers student-friendly pedagogical features * Text boxes supply intriguing information about tangential topics * Gives a thorough overview of current literature while encouraging further reading and discussion * Conveys the complexity of ancient attitudes towards sexuality and gender and the modern debates they have engendered

About Marilyn B. Skinner

Marilyn B. Skinner is Professor of Classics Emerita atthe University of Arizona. Her research has focused on notions ofgender and sexuality in the ancient world. She is the author ofClodia Metelli: The Tribune s Sister (2011), andco-editor of Narrating Desire: Eros, Sex, and Gender in theAncient Novel (with M. P. F. Pinheiro and F. I. Zeitlin, 2012),and The New Sappho on Old Age: Textual and PhilosophicalIssues (with E. Greene, 2009).


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Author : Marilyn B. Skinner
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 09 August 2013
ISBN : 1444349864
EAN : 9781444349863
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 464 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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