Gay, Explained: History, Science, Culture, and Spirit by Preston Grant

By Preston Grant

think your favourite homosexual uncle sitting you down and explaining every little thing you ever puzzled approximately homosexual humans. that's homosexual, defined.

Written for homosexual and directly humans alike, homosexual, defined leads the reader on a trip that even the main knowledgeable might locate remarkable. advised in a hot and private kind, homosexual, defined weaves jointly the person tale of a guy born Mormon and homosexual with the huge ranging tales from a few of humanity’s so much attention-grabbing humans. it's a background that stretches again to the drawings on cave partitions and the tales of the Pharaohs, throughout the faith and philosophies of Greece and Rome, is illuminated within the artwork of the Renaissance, and runs as much as the headlines of this present day. every one of these tales predate smooth LGBT labels, in order that they are stories of shamans, monks, amazons, minstrels, spirits, and worldwide adventurers. From there the e-book covers the on hand technological know-how, the place researchers locate facts for homosexuality and gender edition during the wildlife besides genetic and organic origins in human bodies.

Despite all of the contemporary political successes, questions stay. Why are a few humans homosexual? Is it only a sexual choice, or is there extra happening? Why perform a little humans fluctuate round gender and the way is that concerning sexuality? And if all of this can be so normal, why does homophobia persist? The solutions to those questions strikes the bigger dialogue past mere evidence and into the world of which means — exploring the aim of homosexual humans in households, society, and the area. homosexual, defined is for that reason a vital source for fogeys, young people, neighbors, academics, pastors, politicians, and on the subject of every body else.

For all people who has ever idea, “I simply don’t get homosexual people,” the solutions are the following. homosexual, Explained.

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