Women In Ancient Greek Mythology

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Throughout the history of this planet there have been countless civilizations that have left their mark. The ancient Greek empire is one of those civilizations. What is so intriguing about ancient Greece is the stories and history of Greek mythology. Greek mythology represents much of the Greek way of life that occurred thousands of years ago. It shows us what people thought of the gods and goddesses and also what they thought of one another. One thing Greek mythology does show us is the role and perception of women in ancient Greece. It represents how women were treated and respected. Mythology shows us that women, unfortunately, were subject to sexism and inferiority from men. Many of the Greek gods showed their superiority over some of the
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