The story of Lot and the Qur'ăn's perception of the mortality of same-sex sexuality.

@article{Jamal2001TheSO,
  title={The story of Lot and the Qur'ăn's perception of the mortality of same-sex sexuality.},
  author={Amir Jamal},
  journal={Journal of homosexuality},
  year={2001},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={1-88}
}
  • Amir Jamal
  • Published 2001 in Journal of homosexuality
Discussion of the morality of same-sex sexuality in Islam is beginning to come to the forefront. It is a controversial topic that evokes differing views in Islam and, as such, needs to be addressed and understood. This study narrows the scope of the investigation to the use of moral terminology in the Lot story and elsewhere in the Qur'ăn. The method of semantic analysis that shall be applied is similar to the one espoused by Toshihiko Izutsu. In order to acquire a better understanding of how… CONTINUE READING