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Male homosexuality in foursocieties

Brazil, Guatemala, the Philippines, and the United States

by Frederick L. Whitam

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homosexuality, Male -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Transvestism -- Cross-cultural studies.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrederick L. Whitam and Robin M. Mathy ; foreword by Milton Diamond.
    ContributionsMathy, Robin M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ76
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20941492M
    ISBN 100030042984

    Homosexuality has been documented in Western society as far back as the Ancient Greeks. Virtually every civilization since has had some record of the presence of homosexuality, from Ancient Greece to Rome to Victorian England, right up to the present day. Because of the brevity required for this article, the focus will be on male homosexuality from. homosexuality in brothers of two samples of gay male probands to be approx-imately 7–11%, compared with a population prevalence of male homosexuality (using a similar definition) of approximately 2% (Laumann et al., ). Twin studies (reviewed by Bailey and Pillard, ) have tended to support a genetic interpretation of this familiality.

    homosexuality, a term created by 19th cent. theorists to describe a sexual and emotional interest in members of one's own sex. Today a person is often said to have a homosexual or a heterosexual orientation, a description intended to defuse some of the long-standing sentiment among many Westerners that homosexuality is immoral or pathological. Male homosexuality as we now know it is an 18th-century invention, but nonexclusive same-sex sexual behavior has a long evolutionary history. According to the alliance-formation hypothesis, same-sex sexuality evolved by natural selection because it created or strengthened male-male alliances and allowed low-status males to reposition themselves.

    Reliable data as to the size of the gay and lesbian population is of value in informing public policy. For example, demographics would help in calculating the costs and benefits of domestic partnership benefits, of the impact of legalizing gay adoption, and of the impact of the U.S. military's Don't ask, don't tell policy. Further, knowledge of the size of the "gay and lesbian population holds.   A pilot scheme introducing books dealing with gay issues to children from the ages of four to 11 has just been launched in England's schools. It is being argued that the books, one of which is a Author: Anushka Asthana.


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