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Faithlife

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How shall we explain the popularity of this perversion in Greece?  Aristotle attributes it to fear of overpopulation, and this may account for part of the phenomenon; but here is obviously a connection between the prevalence of both homosexuality and prostitution in Athens, and the seclusion of women.


The Story of Civilization II, The Life of Greece, by Will Durant, page 302

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