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Sexuality in Greek and Roman culture / Marilyn B. Skinner.
- Skinner, Marilyn B.
About this work
Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley Blackwell, an imprint of John Wiley & Sons, 2014.
xxxi, 426 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
List of illustrations and maps -- Preface to the first edition -- Preface to the second edition -- Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- Chronological charts -- Maps -- Introduction: why ancient sexuality? : issues and approaches -- The Homeric age : epic sexuality -- The archaic age : symposium and initiation -- Late archaic athens : more than meets the eye -- Classical Athens : the politics of sex -- The early hellenistic period : turning inwards -- The later hellenistic period : the feminine mystique -- Early Rome : a tale of three cultures -- Republican and Augustan Rome : the soft embrace of Venus -- Elites in the empire : self and others -- The imperial populace : toward salvation? -- Afterword: the use of antiquity -- Glossary of terms -- Index.#
Where to find it
Location StatusHistory of MedicineTPJ.33.AA1 Open shelves