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A significant other to Greek and Roman Sexualities offers a entire number of unique essays on the subject of points of gender and sexuality within the classical international. perspectives a few of the practices and discursive contexts of sexuality systematically and holistically

• Discusses Greece and Rome in every one bankruptcy, with sensitivity to the continuities and modifications among the 2 classical civilizations
• Addresses the classical impression at the realizing of later a long time and faith
• Covers inventive and literary genres, numerous social environments of sexual behavior, and the technical disciplines of drugs, magic, physiognomy, and dream interpretation
• positive aspects contributions from greater than forty most sensible foreign students

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