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“Rulers ruled by women”: an economic analysis of the rise and fall of women’s rights in ancient Sparta

  • Robert Fleck

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  • F. Hanssen

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Economics of Governance.

Volume (Year): 10 (2009)
Issue (Month): 3 (July)
Pages: 221-245

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Handle: RePEc:spr:ecogov:v:10:y:2009:i:3:p:221-245
DOI: 10.1007/s10101-009-0059-x
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