Sex in Antiquity: Exploring Gender and Sexuality in the Ancient World (Rewriting Antiquity)

Sex in Antiquity: Exploring Gender and Sexuality in the Ancient World (Rewriting Antiquity)

Mark Masterson


Looking at intercourse and sexuality from various historic, sociological and theoretical views, as represented in numerous media, Sex in Antiquity represents a colourful photo of the self-discipline of historic gender and sexuality reports, showcasing the paintings of prime foreign students in addition to that of rising abilities and new voices.

Sexuality and gender within the historical global is a space of study that has grown speedy with frequently surprising shifts in concentration and theoretical standpoints. This quantity contextualises those shifts whereas setting up new principles and avenues of exploration that additional strengthen this full of life box or set of disciplines. This huge examine additionally contains reviews of gender and sexuality within the historical close to East which not just supply wealthy attention of these parts but additionally offer a comparative standpoint hardly ever present in such collections. Sex in Antiquity is an enormous contribution to the sphere of old gender and sexuality stories.

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