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Product Description: First published in 1991, this book ― through the examination of ancient Greek literary, philosophical and legal texts ― analyses how the Athenian torture of slaves emerged from and reinforced the concept of truth as something hidden in the human body...read more

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9781138203624 | Routledge, August 1, 2016, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: First published in 1991, this book ― through the examination of ancient Greek literary, philosophical and legal texts ― analyses how the Athenian torture of slaves emerged from and reinforced the concept of truth as something hidden in the human body.
9780415902120 | Routledge, April 1, 1991, cover price $49.95

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9780415902137 | Routledge, April 1, 1991, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: Examining ancient Greek literary, philosophical, and legal texts, Page duBois analyzes how the Athenian torture of slaves emerged from and reinforced the concept of truth being hidden in the body.

Hardcover:

9780134506708 | 2 lslf edition (Longman Pub Group, February 4, 2016), cover price $52.67
9780134506692 | 2 lslf edition (Longman Pub Group, February 4, 2016), cover price $52.67
9780134508634 | 2 lslf edition (Longman Pub Group, February 4, 2016), cover price $52.67
9780134508627 | 2 lslf edition (Longman Pub Group, February 4, 2016), cover price $68.00

Hardcover:

9780134508641 | 2 lslf edition (Longman Pub Group, January 29, 2016), cover price $52.67
9780134506678 | 2 lslf edition (Longman Pub Group, January 21, 2016), cover price $52.67

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Product Description: Offering nuanced readings of Sappho’s poems, written in an archaic Aeolic dialect, DuBois skillfully draws out their sharp images and rhythmic melody. She further discusses the exciting discovery of a new verse fragment in 2004, and the ways in which Sappho influenced Catullus, Horace and Ovid, as well as later writers and painters...read more

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9781784533601 | Tauris Academic Studies, September 30, 2015, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Offering nuanced readings of Sappho’s poems, written in an archaic Aeolic dialect, DuBois skillfully draws out their sharp images and rhythmic melody.

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9781784533618 | I B Tauris & Co Ltd, September 30, 2015, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Offering nuanced readings of Sappho’s poems, written in an archaic Aeolic dialect, DuBois skillfully draws out their sharp images and rhythmic melody.

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Product Description: Many people worship not just one but many gods. Yet a relentless prejudice against polytheism denies legitimacy to some of the world's oldest and richest religious traditions. In her examination of polytheistic cultures both ancient and contemporary--those of Greece and Rome, the Bible and the Quran, as well as modern India--Page duBois refutes the idea that the worship of multiple gods naturally evolves over time into the "higher" belief in a single deity...read more

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9780674728837 | Harvard Univ Pr, June 16, 2014, cover price $31.50 | About this edition: Many people worship not just one but many gods.

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Product Description: The iconoclast of Classics, Page duBois refuses to act as border patrol for a sometimes fiercely protected traditional discipline. Instead, she incorporates insights from postcolonial, psychoanalytic, and postmodern theories into her nuanced close readings of ancient Greek texts...read more

Hardcover:

9780674035584 | Harvard Univ Pr, January 1, 2010, cover price $31.50 | About this edition: The iconoclast of Classics, Page duBois refuses to act as border patrol for a sometimes fiercely protected traditional discipline.

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9780674064072 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, April 2, 2012), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: The iconoclast of Classics, Page duBois refuses to act as border patrol for a sometimes fiercely protected traditional discipline.

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Product Description: "Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" is perhaps the most famous phrase of all in the American Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson's momentous words are closely related to the French concept of "liberté, égalité, fraternityé"; and both ideas incarnate a notion of freedom as inalienable human right that in the modern world we expect to take for granted...read more

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9780195380842 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 18, 2010, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: "Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" is perhaps the most famous phrase of all in the American Declaration of Independence.

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9780195380859 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, January 18, 2010, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: "Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" is perhaps the most famous phrase of all in the American Declaration of Independence.
9781845119270 | Gardners Books, June 30, 2009, cover price $17.75

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9780205657285, titled "The Longman Anthology of World Literature: The Ancient World + Longman Anthology of World Literature, Vol B: the Medieval Era + Longman Anthology of World Literature, Vol C: the Early Modern Pe" | 2 pck pap/ edition (Longman Pub Group, July 6, 2008), cover price $125.93

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Product Description: Page duBois, a classicist known for her daring and originality, turns in this new book to one of the most troubling subjects in the study of antiquity: the indispensability of slaves in ancient Greece. DuBois argues that every object and text in the world of ancient Greece bears the marks of slavery and the need to reiterate the distinction between slave and free...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780226167879 | Univ of Chicago Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Page duBois, a classicist known for her daring and originality, turns in this new book to one of the most troubling subjects in the study of antiquity: the indispensability of slaves in ancient Greece.

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Product Description: Page duBois, a classicist known for her daring and originality, turns in this new book to one of the most troubling subjects in the study of antiquity: the indispensability of slaves in ancient Greece. DuBois argues that every object and text in the world of ancient Greece bears the marks of slavery and the need to reiterate the distinction between slave and free...read more

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9780226167893 | Univ of Chicago Pr, March 15, 2008, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: Page duBois, a classicist known for her daring and originality, turns in this new book to one of the most troubling subjects in the study of antiquity: the indispensability of slaves in ancient Greece.

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Product Description: The Longman Anthology of World Literature, Volume 2 offers a fresh presentation of the varieties of world literature from the 17th century to the present day. The editors of the anthology have sought to find economical ways to place texts within their cultural contexts, and have selected and grouped our materials in ways intended to foster connections and conversations across the anthology, between eras as well as regions...read more

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9780321202376 | Longman Pub Group, November 1, 2003, cover price $87.80 | About this edition: The Longman Anthology of World Literature, Volume 2 offers a fresh presentation of the varieties of world literature from the 17th century to the present day.

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Critiques the cultural conservatives' teaching of Classical Greek literature as ahistorical and distorted by politics, and offers a more complex view of ancient Greek politics, sex, and religion. (view table of contents)

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9780814719466 | New York Univ Pr, March 1, 2001, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Critiques the cultural conservatives' teaching of Classical Greek literature as ahistorical and distorted by politics, and offers a more complex view of ancient Greek politics, sex, and religion.

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Product Description: To know all we know about Sappho is to know little. Her poetry, dating from the seventh century B.C.E., comes to us in fragments, her biography as speculation. How is it then, Page duBois asks, that this poet has come to signify so much? Sappho Is Burning offers a new reading of this archaic lesbian poet that acknowledges the poet's distance and difference from us and stresses Sappho's inassimilability into our narratives about the Greeks, literary history, philosophy, the history of sexuality, the psychoanalytic subject...read more

Hardcover:

9780226167558 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 1, 1995, cover price $43.00

Paperback:

9780226167565 | Univ of Chicago Pr, March 1, 1997, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: To know all we know about Sappho is to know little.

Product Description: Sexuality in Ancient Art is the first anthology on the visual representation of the sexual body, sexual activity and desire, and the role of sexuality in the formation of personality and social institutions. Bringing together essays by historians of the art of Egypt and the Ancient Near East, Greece, the Etruscans, and Rome, this collection demonstrates how a variety of methods and theoretical frames can be used to define and articulate these issues...read more
By Bettina Ann Bergmann (editor), Ada Cohen (editor), Page Dubois (editor), Natalie Boymel Kampen (editor) and Barbara Kellum (editor)

Hardcover:

9780521470995 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1996, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Sexuality in Ancient Art is the first anthology on the visual representation of the sexual body, sexual activity and desire, and the role of sexuality in the formation of personality and social institutions.

Paperback:

9780521476836 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1995, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Sexuality in Ancient Art is the first anthology on the visual representation of the sexual body, sexual activity and desire, and the role of sexuality in the formation of personality and social institutions.

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Product Description: psychoanalysis of women

Paperback:

9780226167589 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, September 1, 1991), cover price $16.95 | also contains Alexander Girard Color | About this edition: psychoanalysis of women

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