Table of contents for Daughters of Gaia : women in the ancient Mediterranean world / Bella Vivante.

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Table of Contents
Contents
List of Maps and Figures
Preface
Acknowledgments
Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations¿ Timeline
Introduction
Chapter 1. Ancient Goddesses¿The Primacy of Female Divinity
Chapter 2. Sanctifying Women¿s Lives¿Ancient Women¿s Rituals
Chapter 3. A Woman¿s Life in Ancient Cultures
Chapter 4. Health and Medicine
Chapter 5, From Home to Market¿The Economic Bases of Women¿s Lives
Chapter 6. From Matrons to Female Kings¿Women Who Ruled from Home and from the Throne
Chapter 7. Women and War¿Symbol, Object and Warrior
Chapter 8. In Her Own Voice 1¿Women¿s Philosophical Writings
Chapter 9. In Her Own Voice 2¿Women¿s Poetry
Glossary
Notes
Further Reading
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Women -- History -- To 500.
Women -- Mediterranean Region -- History.
Civilization, Classical.
Women -- Mediterranean Region -- Social conditions -- History.
Sex role -- Mediterranean Region -- History.