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A significant other to ladies within the historical World offers an interdisciplinary, methodologically-based number of newly-commissioned essays from widespread students at the learn of ladies within the historic world.

  • The first interdisciplinary, methodologically-based number of readings to deal with the research of ladies within the historical world
  • Explores a huge variety of themes in relation to girls in antiquity, together with: Mother-Goddess concept; ladies in Homer, Pre-Roman Italy, the close to East; girls and the family members, the nation, and faith; costume and Adornment; girl Patronage; Hellenistic Queens; Imperial ladies; ladies in overdue Antiquity; Early ladies Saints; and lots of more
  • Thematically prepared to stress the significance of old issues of continuity, improvement, and innovation
  • Reconsiders a lot of the well known proof and preconceived notions in relation to ladies in antiquity
  • Includes contributions from some of the so much trendy students linked to the learn of ladies in antiquity

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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data A companion to women in the ancient world / edited by Sharon L. James and Sheila Dillon. p. cm. – (Blackwell companions to the ancient world) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-1-4051-9284-2 (hardback: alk. paper) 1. Women–History–To 500. 2. Civilization, Ancient. I. James, Sharon L. II. Dillon, Sheila. 4093–dc23 2011029133 A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library. This book is published in the following electronic formats: ePDFs 9781444354805; Wiley Online Library 9781444355024; ePub 9781444355000; Mobi 9781444355017 Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World This series provides sophisticated and authoritative overviews of periods of ancient history, genres of classical literature, and the most important themes in ancient culture.

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