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Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Gay & Lesbian studies,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • General,
  • History / General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9408141M
ISBN 100226314480
ISBN 109780226314488
OCLC/WorldCa56445498

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In this long-awaited book, David M. Halperin revisits and refines the argument he put forward in his classic One Hundred Years of Homosexuality: that hetero- and homosexuality are not biologically constituted but are, instead, historically and culturally to Do the History of Homosexuality expands on this view, updates it, answers its critics, and makes greater allowance for 3/5(1). Description. By David M. Halperin. Paperback, pages. Published in Description from Amazon: In this long-awaited book, David M. Halperin revisits and refines the argument he put forward in his classic One Hundred Years of Homosexuality: that hetero- and homosexuality are not biologically constituted but are, instead, historically and culturally produced. Get this from a library! How to do the history of homosexuality. [David M Halperin] -- In this long-awaited book, David M. Halperin revisits and refines the argument he put forward in his classic One Hundred Years of Homosexuality: that hetero- and homosexuality are not biologically.   This book brings together five previously published essays by the author, and adds a page Introduction which traces the author’s intellectual development in the twelve years since One Hundred Years of Homosexuality, his first collection of essays on the e the book’s suggestive title, it does not presume to give us a systematic theory of the entire “history of homosexuality.”Author: Thomas Hubbard.

HOW TO DO THE HISTORY OF MALE HOMOSEXUALITY David M. Halperin. David M. Halperin Search for other works by this author on: This Site. Google. GLQ () 6 (1): 87– Related Book Chapters. The Homosexual. Homosexuality and Capitalism. Homosexuality Cited by: History of Homosexuality. 1 - 20 of results. Grid View Grid. List View List. Add to Wishlist. QUICK ADD. The Deviant's War: The by Eric Cervini. Hardcover $ See All Formats. Available Online. Add to Wishlist Publish your book with B&N. Learn More. The B&N Mastercard®.   The book of Hebrews (NT) makes it clear that the purely cultural and ceremonial aspects of the Old Testament law – e.g., rules about burnt offerings (Leviticus ), dietary restrictions (Leviticus ), agricultural practices (Leviticus ), or the manufacture of clothing (ibid.) – were merely “shadows” of the reality that was to.   A quick glance at any book on LGBT history will show that there have always been people who engage in what we would now identify as same-sex romantic or sexual relationships. The acceptability and understanding of these relationships have varied throughout the centuries, but they have always been a part of every culture.

In AD, homosexuality became entirely illegal in Rome. Emperor Justinian was known to castrate those found guilty of homosexuality.6 The laws on the books actually proscribed death, but that punishment was generally not meted out. After the collapse of the Roman Empire, the status of homosexuality changed yet again. In most. 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 by:   In this long-awaited book, David M. Halperin revisits and refines the argument he put forward in his classic One Hundred Years of Homosexuality: that hetero- and homosexuality are not biologically constituted but are, instead, historically and culturally to Do the History of Homosexuality expands on this view, updates it, answers its critics, and makes greater allowance for Reviews: 3. Covers U.S. and European history before the 19th century, the s and s, the gay liberation movement of the s, and the s through today.