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Sexuality in the Ancient Greece

Posted by: webmaster on Saturday, May 15, 2004 - 08:24 17811 Reads
The Sexuality in Ancient Greece

Having played a major role in the social history of ancient Greek, nevertheless different from present days. Male homosexuality practiced with adolescents – called ephebic love - was socially acceptable and widespread. Lately called by the Romans as "the Greek vice". Whether develop from the constant separation of men and women who were kept at the gynaeceum, (buildings meant for their private use) - or as a consequence of ancient religious rites of initiation, it’s origin still puzzling specialists.

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