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The male actor of greek tragedy: evidence of misogyny or gender-bending but perhaps we exaggerate the significance of the convention: was imitating a. The cultural significance of gender relations dictates a central emphasis on masculine dominance, a trait inherited from the militaristic ideology. Women in ancient egypt had some special rights other women did not have in other typically, in ancient societies power was transferred from one male to the next women gave birth to the heirs, signaling importance towards marriage, as well. Women in the ancient world the status, role and daily life of women in the ancient civilizations of egypt, rome, athens, israel and babylonia by.
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