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The Oxford handbook of childhood and education in the classical world, edited by Judith Evans Grubbs and Tim Parkin ; with the assistance of Roslynne Bell

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The Oxford handbook of childhood and education in the classical world
Title
The Oxford handbook of childhood and education in the classical world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Judith Evans Grubbs and Tim Parkin ; with the assistance of Roslynne Bell
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Grubbs, Judith Evans
  • Parkin, Tim G.
  • Bell, Roslynne
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  • Children
  • Children
  • Education, Ancient
  • Education, Greek
  • Education
  • Rome
  • Greece
Label
The Oxford handbook of childhood and education in the classical world, edited by Judith Evans Grubbs and Tim Parkin ; with the assistance of Roslynne Bell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
PART I. GESTATION, BIRTH, DISEASE, AND DEATH -- Becoming Human: from the Embryo to the Newborn Child / Véronique Dasen -- The Demography of Infancy and Early Childhood in the Ancient World / Tim Parkin -- Babies in the Well: Archaeological Evidence for Newborn Disposal in Hellenistic Greece / Maria Liston and Susan Rotroff -- (Not) Bringing up Baby: Infant Exposure and Infanticide / Judith Evans Grubbs -- The child patient of the Hippocratics: early Pediatrics? / Lesley Dean-Jones -- Raising a Disabled Child / Christian Laes -- PART II. CHILDREN AND CHILDHOOD IN ANCIENT GREECE -- Children in Archaic and Classical Greek art: A Survey / John Oakley -- Children as Learners and Producers in Early Greece / Susan Langdon -- Shifting Gender: Age and Social Status as Modifiers of Childhood Gender in Ancient Athens / Lesley Beaumont -- Children in Athenian Religion / Robert Garland -- Play, Pathos and Precocity: The Three 'P's of Greek Literary Childhood / Louise Pratt -- PART III. CHILDREN AND CHILDHOOD IN ANCIENT ROME -- Children in Latin Epic / Mark Golden -- The Socialization of Roman Children / Janette McWilliam -- Slave and Lower-class Roman Children / Hanne Sigismund Nielsen -- Children and Childhood in Roman Commemorative Art / Lena Larsson Lovén -- Toys, Dolls and the Material Culture of Childhood / Mary Harlow -- Roman Children and the Law / Thomas A.J. McGinn -- PART IV. EDUCATION AND EDUCATIONAL PHILOSOPHY IN THE CLASSICAL WORLD -- Education in Plato's Laws / Cynthia Patterson -- Boys, Girls, Family, and the State at Sparta / Nigel Kennell -- Engendering the Scroll: Girls' and Women's Literacy in Classical Greece / Matthew Dillon -- Educating the Youth: the Athenian ephebeia in the Early Hellenistic Era / Eric Casey -- The Ancient Child in School / Martin Bloomer -- PART V. CHILDREN IN THE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN -- Children in Hellenistic Egypt: What the Papyri Say / Maryline Parca -- Children in Roman Egypt / April Pudsey -- Adoption and Fosterage in the Ancient Eastern Mediterranean / Sabine Huebner -- Pictorial paideia: Children in the Synagogue / Hagith Sivan -- PART VI. LATE ANTIQUITY AND EARLY CHRISTIANITY -- Children and 'the Child' in early Christianity / Blake Leyerle -- Elite Children, Socialization and Agency in the Late Roman world / Ville Vuolanto -- Remembering Children in the Roman Catacombs / Jenny Kreiger -- Stages of Infancy in Roman Amphora Burial / Susan Stevens -- ENVOI / Keith Bradley
Control code
31b20234545
Dimensions
26cm
Extent
xxiii, 690pages. ;
Isbn
9780199781546
Lccn
2013010633
Other physical details
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Label
The Oxford handbook of childhood and education in the classical world, edited by Judith Evans Grubbs and Tim Parkin ; with the assistance of Roslynne Bell
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
PART I. GESTATION, BIRTH, DISEASE, AND DEATH -- Becoming Human: from the Embryo to the Newborn Child / Véronique Dasen -- The Demography of Infancy and Early Childhood in the Ancient World / Tim Parkin -- Babies in the Well: Archaeological Evidence for Newborn Disposal in Hellenistic Greece / Maria Liston and Susan Rotroff -- (Not) Bringing up Baby: Infant Exposure and Infanticide / Judith Evans Grubbs -- The child patient of the Hippocratics: early Pediatrics? / Lesley Dean-Jones -- Raising a Disabled Child / Christian Laes -- PART II. CHILDREN AND CHILDHOOD IN ANCIENT GREECE -- Children in Archaic and Classical Greek art: A Survey / John Oakley -- Children as Learners and Producers in Early Greece / Susan Langdon -- Shifting Gender: Age and Social Status as Modifiers of Childhood Gender in Ancient Athens / Lesley Beaumont -- Children in Athenian Religion / Robert Garland -- Play, Pathos and Precocity: The Three 'P's of Greek Literary Childhood / Louise Pratt -- PART III. CHILDREN AND CHILDHOOD IN ANCIENT ROME -- Children in Latin Epic / Mark Golden -- The Socialization of Roman Children / Janette McWilliam -- Slave and Lower-class Roman Children / Hanne Sigismund Nielsen -- Children and Childhood in Roman Commemorative Art / Lena Larsson Lovén -- Toys, Dolls and the Material Culture of Childhood / Mary Harlow -- Roman Children and the Law / Thomas A.J. McGinn -- PART IV. EDUCATION AND EDUCATIONAL PHILOSOPHY IN THE CLASSICAL WORLD -- Education in Plato's Laws / Cynthia Patterson -- Boys, Girls, Family, and the State at Sparta / Nigel Kennell -- Engendering the Scroll: Girls' and Women's Literacy in Classical Greece / Matthew Dillon -- Educating the Youth: the Athenian ephebeia in the Early Hellenistic Era / Eric Casey -- The Ancient Child in School / Martin Bloomer -- PART V. CHILDREN IN THE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN -- Children in Hellenistic Egypt: What the Papyri Say / Maryline Parca -- Children in Roman Egypt / April Pudsey -- Adoption and Fosterage in the Ancient Eastern Mediterranean / Sabine Huebner -- Pictorial paideia: Children in the Synagogue / Hagith Sivan -- PART VI. LATE ANTIQUITY AND EARLY CHRISTIANITY -- Children and 'the Child' in early Christianity / Blake Leyerle -- Elite Children, Socialization and Agency in the Late Roman world / Ville Vuolanto -- Remembering Children in the Roman Catacombs / Jenny Kreiger -- Stages of Infancy in Roman Amphora Burial / Susan Stevens -- ENVOI / Keith Bradley
Control code
31b20234545
Dimensions
26cm
Extent
xxiii, 690pages. ;
Isbn
9780199781546
Lccn
2013010633
Other physical details
ill. :

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