TITLE

'THINGS FEARFUL TO NAME': SODOMY AND BUGGERY IN SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY NEW ENGLAND

AUTHOR(S)
Oaks, Robert F.
PUB. DATE
December 1978
SOURCE
Journal of Social History;Winter78, Vol. 12 Issue 2
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the homosexuality and bestiality activities in 17th century New England. Use of court records for the analysis of variant sexual activities; Attitude of Puritan colonies towards the activities; Penalties for sex crimes.
ACCESSION #
5007306

 

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