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Homosexuals in history

a study of ambivalence in society, literature, and the arts

by A. L. Rowse

  • 38 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Carroll & Graf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gay men -- Biography,
  • Homosexuality, Male -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA.L. Rowse.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ75.7 .R68 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 346 p. :
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL664691M
    ISBN 100786704233
    LC Control Number97010275
    OCLC/WorldCa36557046

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Homosexuals in history by A. L. Rowse Download PDF EPUB FB2

A very readable and enjoyable book that provides informative sketches of a wide variety of gay men since the Rennaisance until the midth century. The author provides just enough information so a reader can find other books devoted to a specific individual to read more.

My only complaints are two, and one regards one of the book's strengths. Homosexuals in History gives a brief, arguably incomplete but nonetheless solid history of gay people in human civilization.

Many important historical figures are covered, and the approach is relatively insightful compared to other books on the same broad subject. Written in four parts (sexual histories, sexual biology, sexual identities, and sexual politics), the book offers readers an unbiased examination of evidence suggesting that homosexuality is a complex interplay of biological, psychological, and environmental factors and that it has existed across cultures and throughout history.

Book Description This is at once a look at the realities of homosexuality in history and an examination of the myths that have grown up around it. The record of practices and prejudices moves from biblical and classical through early and medieval Christian, Renaissance, and Victorian times, to our own era of dramatic changes.

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Gay men and lesbians located both within and outside of academia soon began to explore the history of homosexuality in Western societies.The LGBT Community Center National History Archive is a community-based archive that collects, preserves and makes available to the public the documentation of LGBTQ lives and organizations centered in and around New York.

Through our collections, we enable the stories and experiences of New York’s LGBTQ people to be told with historical.