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Vestal Virgins, Sibyls, and Matrons

Women in Roman Religion

by Sarolta A. TakГЎcs

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Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ancient Roman religion,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Worship,
  • BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Antiquities & Archaeology,
  • Religion / Antiquities & Archaeology,
  • Religious life,
  • Rome,
  • Women,
  • Women and religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10293601M
    ISBN 10029271694X
    ISBN 109780292716940

      * For some interesting discussions of Vestal Virgins see, inter alia, S Takács Vestal Virgins, Sibyls, and Matrons at 81 and following, M Beard et al, Religions of Rome: Volume 1: A History at 51 and following; and work, Sarolta A. Takács' Vestal Virgins, Sibyls, and Matrons (Austin: University of Texas Press, ), has just appeared, Wildfang's remains the one study in English devoted solely to the Vestals. Wildfang divides her study into seven chapters, with an introduction and a brief conclusion. Following the text, Appendix A (pp. ) offers the.

    list of abbreviations modern sources AE L’Année Épigraphique AJA American Journal of Archaeology AJAH American Journal of Ancient History AJPh American Journal of Philology Bu. From good goddess to vestal virgins: Sex and category in Roman religion especially in the preface to Book One. At the same time, the Vestal seems to be the perfect personification of the Author: A. Staples.

    * For discussion of Vestal Virgins see, inter alia, S Takács Vestal Virgins, Sibyls, and Matrons at 81 and following, M Beard et al, Religions of Rome: Volume 1: A History at 51 and following; and Women in Roman Religion (S.A.) Takács Vestal Virgins, Sibyls, and in Roman Religion. Pp. xxvi + , ills, maps. Austin: University of Texas Press, DOI: /SX


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