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By Sharon L. James,Sheila Dillon

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A significant other to girls within the historical World provides an interdisciplinary, methodologically-based number of newly-commissioned essays from famous students at the examine of girls within the historical world.

  • The first interdisciplinary, methodologically-based number of readings to deal with the examine of girls within the historic world
  • Explores a vast diversity of issues with regards to ladies in antiquity, together with: Mother-Goddess idea; ladies in Homer, Pre-Roman Italy, the close to East; girls and the kin, the kingdom, and faith; gown and Adornment; woman Patronage; Hellenistic Queens; Imperial ladies; ladies in overdue Antiquity; Early ladies Saints; and lots of more
  • Thematically prepared to stress the significance of historic issues of continuity, improvement, and innovation
  • Reconsiders a lot of the well known facts and preconceived notions in relation to girls in antiquity
  • Includes contributions from the various such a lot favorite students linked to the examine of ladies in antiquity

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Chosen by way of selection as a 2012 notable educational name offered a 2012 PROSE Honorable point out as a unmarried quantity Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences A better half to ladies within the old global offers an interdisciplinary, methodologically-based choice of newly-commissioned essays from fashionable students at the examine of girls within the historic global.

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