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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece,
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Sex -- Greece -- History.,
    • Sex -- Rome -- History.,
    • Sex role -- Greece -- History.,
    • Sex role -- Rome -- History.,
    • Women -- Greece -- History.,
    • Women -- Rome -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Mark Golden and Peter Toohey.
      SeriesEdinburgh readings on the ancient world
      ContributionsGolden, Mark, 1948-, Toohey, Peter, 1951-
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 400 p. :
      Number of Pages400
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3725906M
      ISBN 10074861320X
      LC Control Number2003363147
      OCLC/WorldCa52945838


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Some Greek Stoics privileged same-sex relations between a man and a younger male partner (see "Pederasty in ancient Greece"). However, stoics in the Roman Imperial era departed from the view of human beings as "communally sexual animals" [] and emphasized sex within marriage, [] which as an institution helped sustain social order.

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