Re: Homophobia-- human universal?
14 Aug 1996 01:42:21 GMT

In article <4uqms4$>, Bryant writes:

>A recent study at U. Georgia showed that violently "homophobic" (a tad of

>a misnomer which means 'hates homosexuals') men are sexually aroused by
>homosexual pornography to a significantly greater degree than guys who
>are not particularly 'homophobic.'
>Is there ethnographic data on homophobia in other cultures? I did a
>spot-check on HRAF (Human Resource Area Files) and didn't find anything.

See "The Construction of Homosexuality" by David F. Greenberg, an
exhaustive study. Stephen O. Murray has just published a book, "American
Gay" that probably also addresses this issue.