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The Resource A companion to women in the ancient world, edited by Sharon L. James and Sheila Dillon

A companion to women in the ancient world, edited by Sharon L. James and Sheila Dillon

Label
A companion to women in the ancient world
Title
A companion to women in the ancient world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sharon L. James and Sheila Dillon
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.4093
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1127
LC item number
.C637 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • James, Sharon L
  • Dillon, Sheila
Series statement
Blackwell companions to the ancient world. Ancient history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Civilization, Ancient
Label
A companion to women in the ancient world, edited by Sharon L. James and Sheila Dillon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [545]-603) and indexes
Contents
  • pt. I. Women outside Athens and Rome. -- Case study I: The Mother Goddess in prehistory: debates and perspectives / Lauren Talalay -- Women in ancient Mesopotamia / Amy R. Gansell -- Hidden voices: unveiling women in ancient Egypt / Kasia Szpakowska -- Looking for Minoan and Mycenaean women: paths of feminist scholarship towards the Aegean Bronze Age / Marianna Nikolaïdou -- Women in Homer / Cristiana Franco -- Etruscan women: towards a reappraisal / Vedia Izzet -- pt. II. The Archaic and Classical periods. -- Case study II: Sex and the single girl: the Cologne fragment of Archilochus / Sharon L. James -- Women, city, state: theories, ideologies, and concepts in the Archaic and Classical periods / Madeleine M. Henry and Sharon L. James -- Women and law / Barbara Levick -- Women and medicine / Holt Parker -- Reading the bones: interpreting the skeletal evidence for women's lives in ancient Greece / Maria A. Liston -- Approaches to reading attic vases / Kathryn Topper -- Spartan girls and the Athenian gaze / Jenifer Neils -- Interpreting women in Archaic and Classical Greek sculpture / A.A. Donohue -- Dress and adornment in Archaic and Classical Greece / Mireille M. Lee -- Women and religion in Greece / Eva Stehle -- Women and Roman religion / Lora L. Holland -- Women in Magna Graecia / Gillian Shepherd --
  • pt. III. Women in a cosmopolitan world: the Hellenistic and late Republic periods. -- Case study III: Hellenistic Tanagra figurines / Sheila Dillon -- Case study IV: Domestic female slaves in Roman comedy / Sharon L. James -- Female patronage in the Greek Hellenistic and Roman Republican periods / Anne Bielman -- Women on Hellenistic grave stelai: reading images and texts / Christina A. Salowey -- Female portraiture in the Hellenistic period / Sheila Dillon -- Women and family in Menander / Cheryl A. Cox -- Gender and space, "public" and "private" / Monika Trümper -- Oikos keeping: women and monarchy in the Macedonian tradition / Elizabeth D. Carney -- The women of Ptolemaic Egypt: the view from papyrology / Maryline Parca -- Jewish women: texts and contexts / Laura S. Lieber -- Women, education, and philosophy / Marguerite Deslauriers -- Perceptions of women's power in the late republic: Terentia, Fulvia, and the generation of 63 BCE / T. Corey Brennan -- pt. IV. The beginnings of empire. -- Case study V: Vergil's Dido / Sharon L. James -- Women in Augustan Rome / Judith P. Hallett -- Women in Augustan literature / Alison Keith -- Women on the Bay of Naples / Eve D'Ambra -- Early imperial female portraiture / Elizabeth Bartman -- Portraits, prestige, piety: images of women in Roman Egypt / Christina Riggs -- pt. V. From empire to Christianity. -- Case study VI: Female portraiture in Palmyra / Maura K. Heyn -- Women in imperial Roman literature / Rhiannon Ash -- Female portraiture and female patronage in the High Imperial period / Rachel Meyers -- Women in Roman Britain / Lindsay Allason-Jones -- Public roles for women in the cities of the Latin West / Emily A. Hemelrijk -- Rari exempli femina: female virtues on Roman funerary inscriptions / Werner Riess -- Women in late antique Egypt / Jennifer Sheridan Moss -- Representations of women in late antiquity and early Byzantium / Ioli Kalavrezou -- Becoming Christian / Ross S. Kraemer -- Appendix: Women in late antiquity (apart from Egypt): a bibliography
Control code
ocn741937744
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 616 p.
Isbn
9781405192842
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011029133
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)741937744
Label
A companion to women in the ancient world, edited by Sharon L. James and Sheila Dillon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [545]-603) and indexes
Contents
  • pt. I. Women outside Athens and Rome. -- Case study I: The Mother Goddess in prehistory: debates and perspectives / Lauren Talalay -- Women in ancient Mesopotamia / Amy R. Gansell -- Hidden voices: unveiling women in ancient Egypt / Kasia Szpakowska -- Looking for Minoan and Mycenaean women: paths of feminist scholarship towards the Aegean Bronze Age / Marianna Nikolaïdou -- Women in Homer / Cristiana Franco -- Etruscan women: towards a reappraisal / Vedia Izzet -- pt. II. The Archaic and Classical periods. -- Case study II: Sex and the single girl: the Cologne fragment of Archilochus / Sharon L. James -- Women, city, state: theories, ideologies, and concepts in the Archaic and Classical periods / Madeleine M. Henry and Sharon L. James -- Women and law / Barbara Levick -- Women and medicine / Holt Parker -- Reading the bones: interpreting the skeletal evidence for women's lives in ancient Greece / Maria A. Liston -- Approaches to reading attic vases / Kathryn Topper -- Spartan girls and the Athenian gaze / Jenifer Neils -- Interpreting women in Archaic and Classical Greek sculpture / A.A. Donohue -- Dress and adornment in Archaic and Classical Greece / Mireille M. Lee -- Women and religion in Greece / Eva Stehle -- Women and Roman religion / Lora L. Holland -- Women in Magna Graecia / Gillian Shepherd --
  • pt. III. Women in a cosmopolitan world: the Hellenistic and late Republic periods. -- Case study III: Hellenistic Tanagra figurines / Sheila Dillon -- Case study IV: Domestic female slaves in Roman comedy / Sharon L. James -- Female patronage in the Greek Hellenistic and Roman Republican periods / Anne Bielman -- Women on Hellenistic grave stelai: reading images and texts / Christina A. Salowey -- Female portraiture in the Hellenistic period / Sheila Dillon -- Women and family in Menander / Cheryl A. Cox -- Gender and space, "public" and "private" / Monika Trümper -- Oikos keeping: women and monarchy in the Macedonian tradition / Elizabeth D. Carney -- The women of Ptolemaic Egypt: the view from papyrology / Maryline Parca -- Jewish women: texts and contexts / Laura S. Lieber -- Women, education, and philosophy / Marguerite Deslauriers -- Perceptions of women's power in the late republic: Terentia, Fulvia, and the generation of 63 BCE / T. Corey Brennan -- pt. IV. The beginnings of empire. -- Case study V: Vergil's Dido / Sharon L. James -- Women in Augustan Rome / Judith P. Hallett -- Women in Augustan literature / Alison Keith -- Women on the Bay of Naples / Eve D'Ambra -- Early imperial female portraiture / Elizabeth Bartman -- Portraits, prestige, piety: images of women in Roman Egypt / Christina Riggs -- pt. V. From empire to Christianity. -- Case study VI: Female portraiture in Palmyra / Maura K. Heyn -- Women in imperial Roman literature / Rhiannon Ash -- Female portraiture and female patronage in the High Imperial period / Rachel Meyers -- Women in Roman Britain / Lindsay Allason-Jones -- Public roles for women in the cities of the Latin West / Emily A. Hemelrijk -- Rari exempli femina: female virtues on Roman funerary inscriptions / Werner Riess -- Women in late antique Egypt / Jennifer Sheridan Moss -- Representations of women in late antiquity and early Byzantium / Ioli Kalavrezou -- Becoming Christian / Ross S. Kraemer -- Appendix: Women in late antiquity (apart from Egypt): a bibliography
Control code
ocn741937744
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 616 p.
Isbn
9781405192842
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011029133
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)741937744

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