Women's Bodies in Classical Greek Science / Edition 1

Women's Bodies in Classical Greek Science / Edition 1

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by Lesley Ann Dean-Jones, Dean Jones, Jones Dean Jones
     
 

Using recent studies on the subject as well as many primary sources not yet accessible in English, this book gives a close analysis of theories concerning women's bodies in such authors as the Hippocratics and Aristotle.See more details below

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Using recent studies on the subject as well as many primary sources not yet accessible in English, this book gives a close analysis of theories concerning women's bodies in such authors as the Hippocratics and Aristotle.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198150466
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
08/28/1996
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.38(h) x 0.74(d)

Table of Contents

Texts and Translationsxii
Abbreviationsxiii
Introduction: Contexts and Sources1
1.Female Anatomy and Physiology41
2.Female Pathology110
3.The Female's Role in Reproduction148
Conclusion225
References255
General Index277
Index Locorum282

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