Capstone Project (Open Access)
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Social, Behavioral & Global Studies
Globally, there are 69 countries where homosexuality is still illegal, of these 69, 36 countries are current or former British Colonies, creating a statical connection between the era of British Colonization and homophobic practices. This paper researches how moral regulations were used during the act of colonization to control and separate populations, using India and Uganda as case studies.
Christensen, Kelly, "A Legacy of Homophobia: Effects of British Colonization on Queer Rights in India and Uganda" (2022). Capstone Projects and Master's Theses. 1413.
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