Reading Roman Women

ISBN-10: 0715629816
ISBN-13: 9780715629819
Edition: 2001
Authors: Suzanne Dixon
List price: $39.95 Buy it from $3.00
This item qualifies for FREE shipping

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: This book presents a range of examples to support the author's argument that our ideas of what we 'know' about women's work, sexuality, commerce and political activity in the Roman world have been shaped by the format, or genre of each ancient  More...

New Starting from $41.01
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of Western Art Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of World Philosophies Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
American History Volume 1 Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of Western Music Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $39.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Publication date: 6/21/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

This book presents a range of examples to support the author's argument that our ideas of what we 'know' about women's work, sexuality, commerce and political activity in the Roman world have been shaped by the format, or genre of each ancient source.

List of plates and photo credits
Acknowledgements
Preface
Re-reading: a partial survey of scholarship
Reading the genre
Representations of female sexualities
Rape in Roman law and myth
Woman as symbol of decadence
Womanly weakness in Roman law
Profits and patronage
Women's work: perceptions of public and private
Conclusion: the allure of 'La dolce vita' in ancient Rome
Map: Italy and its surrounds, late Republic/early Empire
Some useful dates
Legal appendix
Notes
Bibliography
Index of ancient sources
General index

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×