Patrice Corriveau is an associate professor in the Department of Criminology at the University of Ottawa and a researcher with the Interdisciplinary Research Laboratory on the Rights of the Child and the Sexual and Gender Diversity: Vulnerability, Resilience. Kathe Roth has been a literary translator, working mainly in historical non-fiction, for more than twenty years. She lives and works in Saint-Lazare, Quebec.
Foreword / Barry Adam Preface Introduction 1 Ancient Greece to the Seventeenth Century: From Pederasty to Sodomy 2 The Grande Ordonnance of 1670 to the British Conquest: The Sodomist and the Stake 3 The British Conquest to the Late Nineteenth Century: From the Sodomist to the Invert, or From the Priest to the Physician 4 The Late Nineteenth Century to the Sexual Revolution: From Invert to Homosexual 5 The 1970s to the Present: From Prison to City Hall Conclusion: From One Sexual Perversion to Another? Notes References Index