Chapter 23. Sex and Gender

  1. Stephen Harrison
  1. A. M. Keith

Published Online: 29 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996683.ch24

A Companion to Latin Literature

A Companion to Latin Literature

How to Cite

Keith, A. M. (2007) Sex and Gender, in A Companion to Latin Literature (ed S. Harrison), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996683.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631235293

Online ISBN: 9780470996683

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Keywords:

  • sex;
  • gender;
  • didactic impulse;
  • homosocial intercourse;
  • literary themes

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Didactic Impulse: Fathers and Sons

  • Between Men: Homosocial Intercourse in Latin Literature

  • The Traffic in Women

  • Among Women