Judging Homosexuals: A History of Gay Persecution in Quebec and France (Sexuality Studies)

Judging Homosexuals: A History of Gay Persecution in Quebec and France (Sexuality Studies)

By: Patrice Corriveau (author), Kathe Roth (translator), Barry D. Adam (foreword_author)Hardback

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Judging Homosexuals will appeal to students and scholars of gender studies, criminology, and sociology and anyone interested in the history of sexuality.

About Author

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

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780774817202
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 244
  • ID: 9780774817202
  • weight: 480
  • ISBN10: 0774817208

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