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Author Simon, Rita J. (Rita James), 1931-2013, author.

Title Gay and lesbian communities the world over / Rita J. Simon and Alison Brooks.

Publication Info. Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2009]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (175 pages) : illustrations
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Legal status of gays and lesbians -- Christianity and homosexuality -- Judaism and homosexuality -- Islam and homosexuality -- Hinduism, Buddhism, and homosexuality -- Homosexuality in ancient Greece and Rome -- Homosexuality during the middle ages -- Early africa and homosexuality -- Portrayal of gays and lesbians in the arts -- Early psychology and homosexuality -- Tearoom trade -- The mattachine society and New York city's Stonewall Inn : country studies -- Canada -- United States -- Argentina -- Brazil -- Great Britain -- France -- Germany -- Italy -- Sweden -- Hungary -- Poland -- Russia -- Israel -- Egypt -- Iran -- Nigeria -- South Africa -- India -- China -- Japan -- Australia -- Gay and lesbian adoption -- Concluding comments.
Note Description based on print version record.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Gays.
Homosexuality -- History.
Homosexuality -- Religious aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Brooks, Alison, 1985- author.
Other Form: Print version: Simon, Rita J. Gay and lesbian communities the world over. Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2009] xii, 159 pages ; 24 cm 9780739143643
ISBN 9780739143643 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739143667 (e-book)

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