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Homosexuality in Greece and RomeA Sourcebook of Basic Documents$
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Thomas Hubbard

Print publication date: 2003

Print ISBN-13: 9780520223813

Published to California Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520223813.001.0001

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Greek Philosophy

Greek Philosophy

(p.163) Chapter 5 Greek Philosophy
Homosexuality in Greece and Rome


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This chapter discusses homosexuality in Greek philosophical texts. Same-gender love among males is a recurring topic in Greek philosophical discourse of the fourth century B.C.E. and later. Fragments from Memorabilia, Charmides, Lysis, Gorgias, Symposium, Phaedrus, Prior Analytics, Nicomachean Ethics, On Regimen, Problems, Diogenes of Sinope, Bion of Borysthenes, Theodorus of Cyrene, Stoicorum Veterum Fragmenta, Outlines of Pyrrhonism, and Against Heretical Sects are provided as well.

Keywords:   homosexuality, Greek philosophy, Memorabilia, Charmides, Lysis, Gorgias, Symposium, Phaedrus, Theodorus of Cyrene, Stoicorum Veterum Fragmenta

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