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Author LinkBeaumont, Lesley A.
Title LinkChildhood in ancient Athens : iconography and social history / Lesley A. Beaumont.
Imprint London ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2012.
Description xvi, 303 p. :  ill. ;  24 cm.
Type of Material Book
Series ( Routledge monographs in classical studies )
Series ( Routledge monographs in classical studies.)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 274-296) and index.
Contents Contents: Part I. Introduction, definitions and methodology -- Framing the context -- Athenian definitions of children and childhood, and the iconography of age -- Part II. The juvenile life course -- Birth and infancy -- the developing child -- Conclusion.
Summary An in-depth study of children during the heyday of the Athenian city state illuminating a significant social group largely ignored by most ancient and modern authors.
Subject LinkChildren -- Greece -- Athens -- History.
LinkChildren in art.
LinkArt, Greek.
LinkAthens (Greece) -- Social conditions.
LinkAthens (Greece) -- Social life and customs.
LinkGreece -- Social conditions -- To 146 B.C.

System Number 000665253
ISBN Link9780415248747 (hbk. : alk. paper)
Link0415248744 (hbk. : alk. paper)
Link9780203136256 (ebook)
Link020313625X (ebook)

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