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Goddesses Whores Wives and Slaves Women in Classical Antiuity

Ory in Greece and Rome has hardly been challenged Mary Beard Times Literary Supplement Illustrations.. occasionally i feel a twinge of guilt for not doing any women in antiuity classes not that there were many in undergrad and reading this was a response to that Copernicus Avenue many in undergrad and reading this was a response to that

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The first general treatment of women in Wives and eBook #8608 the ancient world to reflect the critic. An informative book but Pomeroy s feminism shines through so much that I have no faith in her objectivity Combined with the age of this book I d advise everyon

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Al insights of modern feminism Though much debated its position as the basic textbook on women's hist. Short but pretty densely packed with information and yet still pleasant to read I m sure armchair historians will uibble with the work but let em where s thei


About the Author: Sarah B. Pomeroy

Sarah B Pomeroy born March Wives and eBook ↠ is an American ancient historian author translator and former professor of classics She is best known for her work on women's history in classical antiuity.



10 thoughts on “Goddesses Whores Wives and Slaves Women in Classical Antiuity

  1. says:

    4 StarsMy last couple of forays into non fiction historical writing have been kind of disappointing three star affairs This

  2. says:

    An informative book but Pomeroy's feminism shines through so much that I have no faith in her objectivity Combined with the age of this book I'd advise everyone to look at Pomeroy's assertions with a highly criti

  3. says:

    Wide ranging interesting and provocative this was marred by lackluster prose projection of modern viewpoints and long uotations out of place in such a slender work

  4. says:

    I finally had the chance of reading and finishing this book and I loved it This book is amazing and I love how detailed and accurate it is The author is an academic so all of her work is based on historical sources which for me as history student is ideal I have a big problem with most books about the Sacred Fe

  5. says:

    Short but pretty densely packed with information and yet still pleasant to read I'm sure armchair historians will uibble with the wor

  6. says:

    I'm not convinced by all the arguments raised in this but as a groundbreaking book it is exceptionalThis is a thorough look at a subj

  7. says:

    I found that I couldn't focus well on this book It isn't very academic because it treats a lot of assumptions about the classical w

  8. says:

    occasionally i feel a twinge of guilt for not doing any women in antiuity classes not that there were many in undergrad and reading this was a response to that but it's really 101 and a little dated tbh

  9. says:

    I read this book because I am a feminist a Latin teacher and a lover of anything about the ancient world Clearly this book is well deserving of its secure place on college curricula and is a fantastic sourcebook I learned so much often about areas of the ancient world I didn't even know I didn't know about The writing styl

  10. says:

    One of my absolute favorite books from college Note that the list of types in the title is also a ranking In many ways it was better to be a whore in Classical Greece than a wife especially in the upper classes Exhaustively researched using primary sources such as laws legal documents letters plays etc from the p

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