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Ancient and modern

Were the Ancient Greeks shameless?

11 May 2024

9:00 AM

11 May 2024

9:00 AM

Last week Mary Wakefield discussed the virtues of her ‘Victorian’ education, designed to stiffen the upper lip of the young and to ensure they understood that they were in second place to their elders and betters. She avoided the word ‘guilt’ and its associations with ‘shame’, which were taken to be the aim of such education.

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