War Women And Children In Ancient Rome

Author: John K. Evans
Editor:
ISBN:
File Size: 49,23 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 4019
Download

This study attempts to show how conflicts arising in the last two centuries of the Roman Republic led to a steady erosion of its patriarchal institutions. The results of sending so many men abroad on wars of conquest, the author argues, led to dramatic changes in social conditions.
War, Women, and Children in Ancient Rome
Language: en
Pages: 263
Authors: John K. Evans
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher:

This study attempts to show how conflicts arising in the last two centuries of the Roman Republic led to a steady erosion of its patriarchal institutions. The results of sending so many men abroad on wars of conquest, the author argues, led to dramatic changes in social conditions.
War, Women and Children in Ancient Rome (Routledge Revivals)
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: John K. Evans
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-04 - Publisher: Routledge

J.K. Evans’ pioneering work explores the profound changes in the social, economic and legal condition of Roman women, which, it is argued, were necessary consequences of two centuries of near-continuous warfare as Rome expanded from city-state to empire. Bridging the gap that has isolated the specialised studies of Roman women
Women's Life in Greece and Rome
Language: en
Pages: 420
Authors: Mary R. Lefkowitz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-08-23 - Publisher: JHU Press

This highly acclaimed collection provides a unique look into the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women of all social classes-from wet nurses, prostitutes, and gladiatrixes to poets, musicians, intellectuals, priestesses, and housewives. The third edition adds new texts to sections throughout the book, vividly
Women and War
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Mary R. Lefkowitz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Books about Women and War
Women and Religion in the First Christian Centuries
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Deborah F. Sawyer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-11-01 - Publisher: Routledge

Women and Religion in the First Christian Centuries focuses on religion during the period of Roman imperial rule and its significance in women's lives. It discusses the rich variety of religious expression, from pagan cults and classical mythology to ancient Judaism and early Christianity, and the wide array of religious