Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Legal Status of Gays and Lesbians Chapter 3 Christianity and Homosexuality Chapter 4 Judaism and Homosexuality Chapter 5 Islam and Homosexuality Chapter 6 Hinduism, Buddhism, and Homosexuality Chapter 7 Homosexuality in Ancient Greece and Rome Chapter 8 Homosexuality During the Middle Ages Chapter 9 Early Africa and Homosexuality Chapter 10 Portrayal of Gays and Lesbians in the Arts Chapter 11 Early Psychology and Homosexuality Chapter 12 Tearoom Trade Chapter 13 The Mattachine Society and New York City's Stonewall Inn Part 14 Country Studies Chapter 15 Canada Chapter 16 United States Chapter 17 Argentina Chapter 18 Brazil Chapter 19 Great Britain Chapter 20 France Chapter 21 Germany Chapter 22 Italy Chapter 23 Sweden Chapter 24 Hungary Chapter 25 Poland Chapter 26 Russia Chapter 27 Israel Chapter 28 Egypt Chapter 29 Iran Chapter 30 Nigeria Chapter 31 South Africa Chapter 32 India Chapter 33 China Chapter 34 Japan Chapter 35 Australia Chapter 36 Gay and Lesbian Adoption Chapter 37 Concluding Comments Chapter 38 Appendix A: Homosexuals under the Nazi Regime and the Soviet Union
Rita J. Simon is professor in the School of Public Affairs and the Washington College of Law at American University. Alison M. Brooks is a graduate research assistant at the National Institute of Justice.
Recommended..... * CHOICE, August 2010 *
Brilliant in its historical exploration of homosexuality.... Recommended on the strength of its historical discussions, which would be of great service to novice researchers or librarians new to the field. * Feminist Collections: A Quarterly Of Women's Studies Resources *