To what extent and in what ways was homosexuality approved by the ancient Greeks? An eminent classicist examines the evidence--vase paintings, archaic and classical poetry, the dialogues of Plato, speeches in the law courts, the comedies of Aristophanes--and reaches provocative conclusions. A discussion of female homosexuality is included.To what extent and in what ways was homosexuality approved by the ancient Greeks?
|Author||:||Kenneth James Dover|
|Publisher||:||Harvard University Press - 1989|