Pederasty and Pedagogy in Archaic Greece

Pederasty and Pedagogy in Archaic Greece

by William Armstrong Percy
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

Combining impeccable scholarship with accessible, straightforward prose, Pederasty and Pedagogy in Archaic Greece argues that institutionalized pederasty began after 650 B.C., far later than previous authors have thought, and was initiated as a means of stemming overpopulation in the upper class.

Overview

Combining impeccable scholarship with accessible, straightforward prose, Pederasty and Pedagogy in Archaic Greece argues that institutionalized pederasty began after 650 B.C., far later than previous authors have thought, and was initiated as a means of stemming overpopulation in the upper class.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780252067402
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Publication date:
06/28/1998
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >