The Oxford handbook of childhood and education in the classical world

This handbook presents current research in a wide range of topics on ancient childhood, including sub-disciplines of Classics that rarely appear in collections on the family or childhood such as archaeology and ancient medicine. It also gives attention to the late antique period and whether (or how)...

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Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York Oxford University Press 2013, 2013
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Collection: Oxford Handbook Online - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This handbook presents current research in a wide range of topics on ancient childhood, including sub-disciplines of Classics that rarely appear in collections on the family or childhood such as archaeology and ancient medicine. It also gives attention to the late antique period and whether (or how) conceptions of childhood and the life of children changed with Christianity. The chronological spread runs from archaic Greece to the later Roman Empire (fifth century C.E.). Geographical areas covered include not only classical Greece and Roman Italy, but also the eastern Mediterranean
Item Description:The resource is available to MPG users until 31 December 2019 within the scope of a trial
Physical Description:1 online resource illustrations (black and white)
ISBN:9780199983308