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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

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