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Children and Childhood in Classical Athens (Ancient Society and History)

by Mark Golden

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adolescents,
  • Anthropology,
  • Children,
  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Social history,
  • Greece,
  • Ancient Greece - History,
  • History - General History,
  • Social conditions,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • History,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • History / Ancient / General,
  • History / Ancient / Greece,
  • Athens,
  • Athens (Greece),
  • Family

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7870042M
    ISBN 100801846005
    ISBN 109780801846007

    Childhood in Ancient Athens offers an in-depth study of children during the heyday of the Athenian city state, thereby illuminating a significant social group largely ignored by most ancient and modern authors alike. It concentrates not only on the child's own experience, but also examines the perceptions of children and childhood by Athenian society: these perceptions variously exhibit both. Childhood in Ancient Athens offers an in-depth study of children during the heyday of the Athenian city state, thereby illuminating a significant social group largely ignored by most ancient and modern authors alike. It concentrates not only on th.

    Childhood and the Classics Britain and America, Sheila Murnaghan and Deborah H. Roberts Classical Presences. Offers detailed interpretive readings of works by both well-known authors and authors no longer widely read, both deepening and broadening scholarly understanding of the tradition. Children And Childhood Of Classical Athens By Mark Golden Essay Words | 7 Pages. In his book, Children and Childhood in Classical Athens, Mark Golden discusses how the ancient Athenians viewed children, the role of children in the community and the household, and children’s relationships with others.

    The majority of ancient written sources that present views or images of children are primarily written by men in classical Athens (fifth to fourth centuries B.C.E.), and none of the sources present evidence for the everyday life of a child or come from the children themselves. Of equal note is the fact that the ancient sources present cultural.   Childhood in Ancient Athens offers an in-depth study of children during the heyday of the Athenian city state, thereby illuminating a significant social group largely ignored by most ancient and modern authors alike. It concentrates not only on the child's own experience, but also examines the perceptions of children and childhood by Athenian society: these perceptions variously exhibit both Cited by: 7.


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A thoroughly revised and updated edition of Mark Golden’s groundbreaking study of childhood in ancient Greece. First published inChildren and Childhood in Classical Athens was the first book in English to explore the lives of children in ancient Athens.

Drawing on literary, artistic, and archaeological sources as well as on comparative studies of family history, Mark Golden offers a Cited by: A thoroughly revised and updated edition of Mark Golden’s groundbreaking study of childhood in ancient Greece. First published inChildren and Childhood in Classical Athens was the first book in English to explore the lives of children in ancient Athens.

Drawing on literary, artistic, and archaeological sources as well as on comparative studies of family history, Mark Golden offers a. First published inChildren and Childhood in Classical Athens was the first book in English to explore the lives of children in ancient Athens.

Drawing on literary, artistic, and archaeological sources as well as on comparative studies of family history, Mark Golden offers a vivid portrait of the public and private lives of children from Cited by: What was it like to be a child Children and Childhood in Classical Athens book ancient Athens.

Mark Golden draws on a variety of sources to present a vivid portrait of the private and public lives of children from about to BC. He offers a substantive and methodological contribution to the social history of ancient Athens. Get this from a library. Children and childhood in classical Athens.

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Drawing on literary, artistic, and archaeological sources as well as on comparative studies of family history, Mark Golden offers a vivid portrait of the public and private lives of children from about to B.C.

Golden discusses how the. Get this from a library. Children and childhood in classical Athens. [Mark Golden] -- "First published inChildren and Childhood in Classical Athens was the first book in English to explore the lives of children in ancient Athens.

Drawing on literary, artistic, and. Book Description. Childhood in Ancient Athens offers an in-depth study of children during the heyday of the Athenian city state, thereby illuminating a significant social group largely ignored by most ancient and modern authors alike.

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Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Tracey Gutierres on November 7, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:   - What was life like for children in ancient Athens.

Survival was very difficult for infants born in ancient Athens. The mortality rate was very high so babies were not given a name until they were between 7 – 10 days old.

Fearing their child would die, parents delayed the formality of naming their child. Children and Childhood in Classical Athens. Second edition (first edition ). Ancient society and history Overall, this is a very practical book that does not dwell on theoretical ideas and debates about ancient Athenian childhood.

Rather, it addresses the social reality of children and childhood, especially in relation to adults. In his book, Children and Childhood in Classical Athens, Mark Golden discusses how the ancient Athenians viewed children, the role of children in the community and the household, and children’s relationships with others.

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"In this book [Beaumont] turns her attention to mortal children, using Athens's rich visual culture to understand childhood in its socio-historical context.

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