Current Directions in Psychological Science. Laws against adultery [were] based upon the idea that woman is a chattel, so that to make love to a married woman is to deprive the husband of her services. Differing performances between the sexes have been observed on a number of common learning tasks in both human and animal literature. Gender differences in episodic memory and visual working memory including the effects of age. In the early 20th century, even exposed male chests were considered unacceptable.
Male athletes competed naked, but most city-states of the time allowed no female participants or even spectators at those events, Sparta being a notable exception.
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