This article considers the man-made parameters within which Attic women lived, the milestones of their lives, and what social roles they performed in and outside of the home. It also shows how the subordination of daughters and wives under the democracy was legitimized by the prevailing views in popular culture of the 'nature' of women and was more pronounced than faced by women in ancient Sparta.
|Number of pages||22|
|Journal||Ancient history : resources for teachers|
|Publication status||Published - 2005|