Slavery was a very common practice in Ancient Greek history, as in other places
of the time. It is estimated that the majority of Athenian citizens owned at least ...
Slavery played a major role in ancient Greek civilization. Slaves could be found
everywhere. They worked not only as domestic servants, but as factory workers, ...
There were different kinds of slavery in ancient Greece. Not all slaves were
treated alike. In Sparta, there were state-owned slaves called helots. Helots were
This lesson explores slavery in ancient Greece. We examine the various forms
slavery took in Greece, comparing Spartan serfdom to Athenian chattel...
Women, Children and Slaves. NB: The following focuses on life in Athens. For
info on this theme as it applies to Sparta, see 'Spartan Life'.
The ancient Greeks had slaves. Slaves did everything. They cleaned and cooked
and worked in the mines and in the shops and on the ships. For the most part, ...
Slaves were the lowest class in Athenian society, but according to many
contemporary accounts they were far less harshly treated than in most other
Greek cities ...
Slavery was common practice and an integral component of ancient Greece
throughout its history, as it was in other societies of the time including ancient
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Slavery was the backbone to the strength and greatness of the ancient Greeks.
Slave labour allowed the citizens of Athens and Sparta to focus on the aspects of
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It responds to the self-devised focus question: “How were slaves treated in
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