Islamic Homosexualities: Culture, History, and Literature

@inproceedings{Roscoe1997IslamicHC,
  title={Islamic Homosexualities: Culture, History, and Literature},
  author={William Roscoe and Stephen O. Murray},
  year={1997}
}
The dramatic impact of Islamic fundamentalism in recent years has skewed our image of Islamic history and culture. Stereotypes depict Islamic societies as economically backward, hyper-patriarchal, and fanatically religious. But in fact, the Islamic world encompasses a great diversity of cultures and a great deal of variation within those cultures in terms of gender roles and sexuality. The first collection on this topic from a historical and anthropological perspective, Homosexuality in the… 

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