Genders and Sexualities in History

Queer Voices in Post-War Scotland

Male Homosexuality, Religion and Society

Authors: Meek, J.

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This book examines the experiences of gay and bisexual men who lived in Scotland during an era when all homosexual acts were illegal, tracing the historical relationship between Scottish society, the state and its male homosexual population using a combination of oral history and extensive archival research.

About the authors

Jeff Meek is a social and cultural historian based at the University of Glasgow, UK, who has published on the impacts of World War One on Scottish society, and on the interactions between religion, the law and sexuality.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

Table of contents (9 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-12

    Meek, Jeffrey

  • From Sodomy to Same-Sex Desire

    Pages 13-38

    Meek, Jeffrey

  • Wolfenden and Scotland

    Pages 39-52

    Meek, Jeffrey

  • Moments in Time: Growing up Queer in Post-War Scotland

    Pages 53-88

    Meek, Jeffrey

  • The Scottish Minorities Group

    Pages 89-116

    Meek, Jeffrey

Buy this book

eBook $69.99
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $90.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-44409-7
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $90.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-49552-8
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  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Queer Voices in Post-War Scotland
Book Subtitle
Male Homosexuality, Religion and Society
Authors
Series Title
Genders and Sexualities in History
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-44411-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137444110
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-44409-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49552-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 224
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