Women in Ancient Societies

An Illusion of the Night

  • Léonie J. Archer
  • Susan Fischler
  • Maria Wyke

About this book


This collection of essays represents research currently being undertaken on women's lives and their representations in various ancient societies. It provides a forum for the exchange and development of ideas and methods at a crucial period in the growth of women's studies in the UK.


ancient societies archaeology gender history methods novel society women philosophers

Editors and affiliations

  • Léonie J. Archer
    • 1
  • Susan Fischler
    • 2
  • Maria Wyke
    • 3
  1. 1.Oxford Institute for Energy StudiesUK
  2. 2.University of BirminghamUK
  3. 3.University CollegeLondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-23336-6
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1994
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-52397-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-23336-6
  • About this book