methodological issues scholars Discuss the main methodological issues scholars have to face when studying ancient women. Paper instructions: This is a descriptive paper. You are supposed to read all the articles assigned and select a few relevant methodological issues, which have shaped the discipline of Women and Gender Studies. You have a lot of flexibility in this paper. Use it wisely. Please stick to the documents I have provided and the first chapters of the three books I have listed below. Utilize chicago footnote citation wherever appropriately needed.
The essay should have the following format: 1. An introduction, where you explain the topic. The introduction should include a description of what you plan to discuss in the paper; 2. The body, where you discuss the relevant issues you selected from the readings; 3. Some conclusions, where you summarize your paper and provide some final thought.
Other Sources: Z. Bahrani, Women of Babylon. London: Routledge, 2001 = Chapter 1 Only E. D’Ambra, Roman Women. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006 = Chapter 1 only G. Robins, Women of Ancient Egypt. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1993 = Chapter 1 only