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Review: Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century

User Review  - Kevin Schroder - Goodreads

I read this when it first came out :) and it remains in my library to this day. Groundbreaking research. A must-read for anyone concerned with these issues. Read full review

Review: Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century

User Review  - Luis Branco - Goodreads

It is an interesting book, the author makes a great effort to prove his point and to bring out of the shadows of history an account of the gay people. I found interesting the chapter about definitions ... Read full review

Review: Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century

User Review  - Justin Lee - Goodreads

There is something fantastic about this book. It's dense as hell, more text book than easy reading, and ridiculously well researched, but I loved it. Back story: When I first came out, I was having a ... Read full review

Review: Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century

User Review  - Melody Lacombe - Goodreads

Really interesting at times but rather verbose Read full review

Review: Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century

User Review  - Maxine - Goodreads

HQ76.3.E8 B67 Read full review

Review: Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century

User Review  - Carlos Burga - Goodreads

Boswell delivers an excellent study of the historical attitudes that society has held with respect to members of the LGBT community, although with a special focus in gay men. Boswell manages to give ... Read full review

Review: Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century

User Review  - Matt Root - Goodreads

The standard-bearer on the issue for a generation and with good reason. The only issue is now that it's old. Read full review

Review: Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century

User Review  - Charles Peterson - Goodreads

Simply amazing...quite eye-opening. Read full review

Review: Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century

User Review  - Frostik Dar - Goodreads

Boswell's _magnum opus_ was likely the first seriously scholarly challenge to [ahem] "received" opinion in the church regarding homosexuality. Boswell as an instructor at Yale had the singular ... Read full review

Review: Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century

User Review  - Lizabeth Tucker - Goodreads

Subtitled " Gay People in Western Europe from the Beginning of the Christian Era to the Fourteenth Century". This is an extremely dry and slow look at how the prejudices against gays embedded in the ... Read full review


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