| Published: December 28, 2021
Attitude towards Homosexuality in Ten Countries: A Review
The present study reviewed researches conducted in ten counties viz. Israel, Italy, India, Albania, Ghana, Portuguese, Indonesia, Russia, U.S.A and Australia. Majority of the countries held a negative attitude towards homosexuality. Attitude also depends on certain characteristics and beliefs of a person. Religious affiliations are associated with negative attitude and intolerance of homosexuality. People with higher education tends to have a positive attitude towards homosexuality. Female gender is associated with more tolerance towards homosexuality than the male gender. Moreover, individuals who are acquainted or had a contact with homosexual had a positive attitude towards them.
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© 2021, Sharma G.
Received: August 12, 2021; Revision Received: December 11, 2021; Accepted: December 28, 2021
Published in Volume 09, Issue 4, October- December, 2021