By Thomas K. Hubbard

A better half to Greek and Roman Sexualities provides a accomplished selection of unique essays in relation to facets of gender and sexuality within the classical world.

  • Views many of the practices and discursive contexts of sexuality systematically and holistically
  • Discusses Greece and Rome in every one bankruptcy, with sensitivity to the continuities and ameliorations among the 2 classical civilizations
  • Addresses the classical impression at the figuring out of later a while and religion
  • Covers creative and literary genres, a variety of social environments of sexual behavior, and the technical disciplines of medication, magic, physiognomy, and dream interpretation
  • Features contributions from greater than forty best foreign scholars

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