Women and Funeral Rites in Archaic and Classical Greece

In Archaic and Classical Greece, women were primarily in charge of performing funeral rites. … More Women and Funeral Rites in Archaic and Classical Greece

A Comparison of Women in Classical Greece and Greek Mythology

Women in Classical Greece were uniquely responsible for childbearing, raising the children, weaving, and managing the household. Childbirth was extremely dangerous as mortality rates at birth were high for both the mother and child. Caring for a newborn child posed a similar concern , since infant death rates in antiquity have been determined at 300 … More A Comparison of Women in Classical Greece and Greek Mythology