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Women in Greece and Rome

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Published by Samuel-Stevens in Toronto, Sarasota .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome.,
  • Greece.
    • Subjects:
    • Women -- Rome,
    • Women -- Greece

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statement[compiled by] Mary R. Lefkowitz, Maureen B. Fant.
      SeriesAspects of antiquity
      ContributionsLefkowitz, Mary R., 1935-, Fant, Maureen B.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1127 .W65
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 225 p. :
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4566957M
      ISBN 100895220032, 0895220040
      LC Control Number77083159

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Women’s Life in Greece and Rome: A Source Book in Translation, Third Edition – By Mary R. Lefkowitz and Maureen B. FantCited by: 1. This highly acclaimed collection provides a unique look into the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women of all social classes-from wet nurses, prostitutes, and 4/5(1).

When Mary R. Lefkowitz and Maureen B. Fant first published their collection of sources on Women’s Life in Greece and Rome inthey stood at the vanguard of feminist attacks on the male-dominated, male-oriented realm of Greco-Roman history.

1 By the time the second, greatly expanded edition of their book was issued ten years later, the study of women in antiquity was no longer Author: Fiona Hobden. Women's Life in Greece and Rome: A Source Book in Translation (Book) Book Details.

ISBN. Title. Women's Life in Greece and Rome: A Source Book in Translation. Author. Lefkowitz, Mary R. & Fant, Maureen B. Publisher. Johns Hopkins University Press. Publication Date. Buy This Book. This highly acclaimed collection provides a unique look into the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women of all social classes-from wet nurses, prostitutes, and gladiatrixes to poets, musicians, intellectuals, priestesses, and housewives.

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Now in its fourth edition, this highly acclaimed sourcebook examines the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women. The texts represent women of all social classes, from public figures remembered for their deeds (or misdeeds), to priestesses, poets, and intellectuals, to working women, such as musicians, wet nurses, and prostitutes, to homemakers.

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Fant. Roman Women: In the beginning, rights for women in ancient Rome were similar to rights for women in ancient Greece. Over time, things changed. During the years that Rome was a Republic, Roman women could go to the Forum to shop, chat with friends, and visit a temple, all without asking their husband for permission.

Home» Browse» History» Women's History» Women in Ancient Greece and Rome Women in Ancient Greece and Rome Despite their vital role in Ancient Greek and Roman society, women were not considered full citizens and in most instances required a guardian – their fathers, and later husbands – .Hobden, F.

() Review of Mary R. Lefkowitz and Maureen B. Fant () Women’s Life in Greece and Rome. A Source Book in Translation. Third Edition. Baltimore: The John Hopkins University Press. Bryn Mawr Classical Review 3. See, for example, Obbink, D. () ‘Provenance, Authenticity, and Text of the New Sappho Papyri’.Women's Life in Greece and Rome: A Source Book in Translation Lefkowitz, Mary R.; Fant, Maureen B.

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