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A Companion to Greek and Roman Sexualities, Hardback Book

A Companion to Greek and Roman Sexualities Hardback

Edited by Thomas K. Hubbard

Part of the Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World series

Description

A Companion to Greek and Roman Sexualities presents a comprehensive collection of original essays relating to aspects of gender and sexuality in the classical world. * Views the various practices and discursive contexts of sexuality systematically and holistically * Discusses Greece and Rome in each chapter, with sensitivity to the continuities and differences between the two classical civilizations * Addresses the classical influence on the understanding of later ages and religion * Covers artistic and literary genres, various social environments of sexual conduct, and the technical disciplines of medicine, magic, physiognomy, and dream interpretation * Features contributions from more than 40 top international scholars

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 680 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: European history
  • ISBN: 9781405195720

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