A Companion to Greek and Roman Sexualities (Blackwell

A spouse to Greek and Roman Sexualities offers a finished selection of unique essays in terms of elements of gender and sexuality within the classical international. perspectives a number of the practices and discursive contexts of sexuality systematically and holistically

• Discusses Greece and Rome in each one bankruptcy, with sensitivity to the continuities and transformations among the 2 classical civilizations
• Addresses the classical effect at the knowing of later a while and faith
• Covers inventive and literary genres, numerous social environments of sexual behavior, and the technical disciplines of medication, magic, physiognomy, and dream interpretation
• beneficial properties contributions from greater than forty best foreign students

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