Homosexuality

Homosexuality is romantic attraction, sexual attraction, or sexual behavior between members of the same sex or gender. As a sexual orientation, homosexuality is "an enduring pattern of emotional, romantic, and/or sexual attractions" to people of the same sex. It "also refers to a person's sense of identity based on those attractions, related behaviors, and membership in a community of others who share those attractions."Along with bisexuality and heterosexuality, homosexuality is one of the three main categories of sexual orientation within the heterosexual–homosexual continuum. Scientists do not yet know the exact cause of sexual orientation, but they theorize that it is …

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MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 June 2024 English

Myths and stereotypes surrounding seafarers in the Age of Sail persist to this day. Sailors were celebrated for their courage, strength, and skill, yet condemned for militancy, vice, and fecklessness. …

simple binary divide between heterosexuality and homosexuality, and urged the acceptance of a wider range


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 7 May 2024 English

The Children’s Hour (1961) was the first mainstream US film to feature a lesbian character in a leading role. Julia Erhart explores how the film’s conception, production, and reception reveal …

themes and dealing with the topical themes of homosexuality and social persecution, The Children’s Hour that the story deals with a “false charge of homosexuality” – but in practicality this point remained there be any acts or suggestions of acts of homosexuality itself” (Krim 1961). 42 The Children’s HourScholars mosexual “development.” Declaring a character’s homosexuality to be (only, conclusively) “in the past” echoes “explanations” from this period which positioned homosexuality as a “phase” occurring in the early years of


AIC: Agricultural Institute of Canada · 3 May 2024 English

[...] The Constitutional Court of Uganda on Wednesday rejected the nullification of The Anti-Homosexuality Act in its entirety, scrapping just two sections and two subsections and declaring the rest of

Wednesday rejected the nullification of The Anti-Homosexuality Act in its entirety, scrapping just two sections


CMA: Canadian Medical Association · 4 April 2024 English

On the one me, like respecting my grandmother in the they make you feel, and their characteris hand, it was painful to keep it to myself last lucid moments of …

Kafka. It was as if he had trists agreed that homosexuality belonged ories, her ability to form sentences


AMSSA: Affiliation of Multicultural Societies and Services Agencies of BC · 27 February 2024 English

In this workshop, service providers explored and identified examples of racism in Canada, how they affect the settlement and integration process, and their role in building an anti-racist settlement sector. …

range of negative attitudes and feelings toward homosexuality or people who are identified or perceived as


Wilson Center Canada · 31 January 2024 English

We have multiple essays across the publication that focus on AGOA’s impact and renewal, as well as changing trade dynamics in Africa and globally, including the expansion of BRICS and …

discrimination and violence. Uganda’s Anti-Homosexuality Bill, passed in May, intensified decades-long -colonial-legacies-and-the-demonization-of-homosexuality-in-africa/ https://daily.jstor.org/the-devi com/commentisfree/2015/sep/09/being-gay-african-history-homosexuality-christianity https://africasacountry.com/20 isiting-africa-attacks-western-support-for-homosexuality-as-among-dirtiest-things.html https://www.hrw org/news/2019/05/24/kenya-court-upholds-archaic-anti-homosexuality-laws https://www.aljazeera.com/economy/2019


QSEP: Research Institute for Quantitative Studies in Economics and Population · 3 January 2024 English

A joint initiative of the Faculties of Humanities and Social Sciences, the College will confer joint degrees in leadership and civic studies and a discipline from Social Science or Humanities …

University. March 9, 2023, Transnational Space and Homosexuality: How gay men in Haiti get involved in intimate


UCP: University of Calgary Press · 15 October 2023 English

Adventures in Small Tourism presents academic studies and personal stories about small tourism. While small tourism is not new, it has become increasingly important as the widespread negative effects of …

their homo- sexuality. With the acceptance of homosexuality increasing substantially in the Global North socially, culturally, or legally unwelcoming to homosexuality. With gay tourism frequently undertaken to Markwell 2006). However, increasing acceptance of homosexuality, combined with a growing desire by gay men to


CUPE: Canadian Union of Public Employees · 6 October 2023 French

Patrick’s Day / de la discrimination Journée mondiale Saint-Patrick raciale de l’eau 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the …

de recherche, de communities. The 2023 anti-homosexuality law signed by the mobilisation communautaire


MQUP: McGill-Queen's University Press · 15 September 2023 English

Maurice, James Ivory’s 1987 adaptation of the E.M. Forster novel, follows an Edwardian man’s journey from the awakening of his desire for and love of men to self-acceptance. One of …

James—Criti- cism and interpretation. | lcsh: Homosexuality in motion pictures. | lcsh: Gay men in motion maintain that such works desexualize and distort homosexuality. In the last section, I will address Maurice’s encourages him to repatriate in a country where homosexuality has been decriminalized, such as France or Italy writer who increasingly came to terms with his homosexuality … we can no longer ignore how frequently the to consider the history of attitudes toward homosexuality and homosociality in the assessment of James’s


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