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By Marilyn B. Skinner

This agenda-setting textual content has been absolutely revised in its moment version, with insurance prolonged into the Christian period. It continues to be the main finished and interesting advent to the sexual cultures of old Greece and Rome.

  • Covers quite a lot of matters, together with Greek pederasty and the symposium, old prostitution, representations of ladies in Greece and Rome, and the general public rules of sexual behavior
  • Expanded assurance extends to the appearance of Christianity, comprises extra illustrations, and gives student-friendly pedagogical features
  • Text packing containers offer interesting information regarding tangential topics
  • Gives a radical evaluation of present literature whereas encouraging additional examining and discussion
  • Conveys the complexity of old attitudes in the direction of sexuality and gender and the trendy debates they've got engendered

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