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The classical Greek house

Author: Janett Morgan
Publisher: Exeter : Bristol Phoenix Press, 2010.
Series: Greece and Rome live.
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Beginning with the premise that we must cease to view the classical Greek house through the lens of contemporary Western notions, Janett Morgan provides a fresh evaluation of what home meant to different communities in the ancient Greek world. By employing textual analysis alongside archaeological scholarship, The Classical Greek House seeks to explain some of the contradictions that previous approaches have left  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morgan, Janett.
Classical Greek house.
Exeter : Bristol Phoenix Press, 2010
(OCoLC)768152500
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Janett Morgan
ISBN: 9781904675754 1904675751 9781904675747 1904675743
OCLC Number: 537271547
Description: xiv, 193 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm.
Contents: House and city, public and private: the urban landscape --
House as home: viewing the classical Greek house --
The family at home --
Working from home: house and economy --
Gender ideology and the classical house --
Religion and the classical house --
Final observations and thoughts.
Series Title: Greece and Rome live.
Responsibility: Janett Morgan.

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Offers an illuminating re-appraisal of the domestic space in classical Greece. Starting from the premise that we must cease to view the classical Greek house through the lens of contemporary Western  Read more...

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