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HIST5548

古代西方女性與社會之比較研究 
A Comparative Perspective on Women and Society in the Ancient West
2014-15 Semester 2 

課程講師:蒲慕州教授(Prof. Poo, Mu-chou
辦公室:馮景禧樓102
電話:8523943 7114
電郵:muchoupoo@cuhk.edu.hk

助教:程博麗
電郵:paulinecheng0214@hotmail.com

上課時間:星期三2:30pm-415pm
上課地點:SC L3(科學館)

授課語言:普通話

本課程以比較之角度來瞭解西方古代社會中之女性生活,主要探討四個文明,即兩河流域,埃及,希臘及羅馬。探討主題包括女性之法律地位,社會角色,婚姻及家庭生活,以及宗教信仰等等。希望經由此課程以促使學生瞭解歷史及社會中女性角色及其對社會發展之貢獻,從而對歷史之整體有進一步之認識。
This course looks at the life of women in ancient Western societies from a comparative perspective. We shall examine four cultures: Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, and Rome. The issues to be discussed include the legal status of women, their social role, marriage and family life, and religious participations. The purpose is to arouse the awareness of students in their understanding of history and society regarding the status and role of women and their contribution to the development of society.