Notes about Laws…Women - death or artistic habits The...

Info icon This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Notes about Laws…Women (history) Do new laws bring about social change? Middle 5 th century b.c. which changed qualification for Athenian citizenship. Citizen = born of mother and father being Athenian. Reflected a possessive and exclusive attitude. Was proposed by perkiles to limit citizenship to those freeborn because of NUMBER OF CITIZENS. “descent of two Athenians is better than one.” Symbolic statement had effect on how Athenians viewed their idenity. Three possible changes in Athens: a. change in attitudes of women, attitudes of
Image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: death, or artistic habits. The last one least likely, only appeal to those who subscribe to the view that art has its own momentum which is independent to society at large. • 440-430B.C. vase with woman kneeling at another woman’s grave. • Link between death and marriage grow more prominent over time. • Story of Alcestis: woman submit to an early death herself to let husband be exempt from death altogether Resume on p. 28 -#155...
View Full Document

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern