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Families in classical and Hellenistic Greece

representations and realities

by Sarah B. Pomeroy

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Published by Clarendon Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Family -- Greece -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementSarah B. Pomeroy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ510 .P66 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 261 p. :
      Number of Pages261
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL995008M
      ISBN 100198143923
      LC Control Number96033592

        Greek Women Classical to Hellenistic: A Brief Discussion of Changing Factors. Posted on Janu With the loss of political autonomy and the change of men’s relationships to their societies and each other it is hardly surprising that the position of women was also effected in both family and society in the Hellenistic period. Art of the Classical World in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Greece, Cyprus, Etruria, Rome. no. , pp. , , New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Picón, Carlos A. and Seán Hemingway. Pergamon and the Hellenistic Kingdoms of the Ancient World no. 43, pp. –37, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

      A Companion to Hellenistic Literature Edited by Martine Cuypers and James J. Clauss A Companion to Vergil’s Aeneid and its Tradition Edited by Joseph Farrell and Michael C. J. Putnam A Companion to Horace Edited by Gregson Davis A Companion to Families in the Greek and Roman Worlds Edited by Beryl Rawson In preparation A Companion to the. The Hellenistic period is a difficult one to understand: it is not so much decline and fall, but rather decline and rise, for Greece became wealthier and its influence spread much wider in the 5 th century. Perhaps the most remarkable Hellenistic figure was the philosopher Aristotle who was Plato’s successor.

      The book discusses such things as family composition and household size and the differences between urban and rural families, exploring what can be ascribed to cultural patterns, economic. The starting-point of this book was the core of my Oxford thesis, 'Notheia: Greek Bastardy to 30 bc' (), begun at Corpus Christi College and completed at New College. the teaching of a course on Women and Society in Ancient Greece at Swansea in gave me the opportunity to rethink and elaborate upon this material. I thank first my supervisors, Dr S. R. F. Price, Dr P.


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With this volume Sarah Pomeroy builds on the groundwork she laid in Xenophon Oeconomicus: A Social and Historical Commentary (Oxford, ) and provides the first comprehensive study of the Greek family. Knowledge of the family and kin groups is fundamental to understanding the development ofthe political and legal framework of the polis, a community of oikoi ('families' or 'households.

This highly original and authoritative account of the Greek family supersedes the only existing study in English by W. Lacey (published in ) and provides the first comprehensive survey of the subject.

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The family in classical and Hellenistic Greece had a far greater range of functions and manifestations than it has in the modern Western world. Consequently, the definition of the Greek family is not only broad, but protean, including in some cases people who are not related to one another by blood, marriage, or adoption, or sometimes even.

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Knowledge of the family and kin groups is fundamental to. One of the leading historians on the ancient Greek family history is Sarah B. Pomeroy, and in her book Families in Classical and Hellenistic Greece she makes it her mission to discuss the evolution of the Greek family without loosing sight of the history of Greek women as : M Rebeka.

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Pomeroy. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers4/5. The Civilization of the Greeks: The Classical and Hellenistic World Study Guide. STUDY. PLAY. This book gave the Greek aristocratic families their values on how to behave on the field of battle.

The _____ was fiercely competitive which later resulted in destructive wars that ended Classical Greece. common welfare. In the Greek Polis. This authoritative account of the Greek family supersedes the only existing study in English by W. Lacey (published in ) and provides the first comprehensive survey of the subject.

Sarah Pomeroy offers a highly original account of the Greek family as a productive and reproductive social unit in Athens and elsewhere during the classical and Hellenistic periods, taking account of a mass. Pomeroy offers a highly original and authoritative account of the Greek family as a productive and reproductive social unit in Athens and elsewhere during the classical and Hellenistic periods, taking account of a mass literary, inscriptional, archaeological, anthropological, and art-historical evidence.

Pomeroy went on to produce Families in Classical and Hellenistic Greece: Representations and Realities (), which its publisher, the Clarendon Press, describes as "the first comprehensive study of the Greek family." Pomeroy's book Spartan Women () is the first book-length examination of Spartan women ever published.

A Companion to Families in the Greek and Roman Worlds draws from both established and current scholarship to offer a broad overview of the field, engage in contemporary debates, and pose stimulating questions about future development in the study of families.

Provides up-to-date research on family structure from archaeology, art, social, cultural, and economic history. Jump to navigation Jump to search Jump to search.Most Greeks, like most other people throughout history, lived in families with a mother and a father and their children.

History of the family Women in ancient Greece All our ancient Greece articles. Usually men got married when they were about twenty-five or thirty years old (as they do today).Started the Academy, which was a famous school.

He is best known for his book "The Republic," which describes a land where people work in areas that suit them best. Significance: The ancient Greeks instilled a love learning within society.