This book collects and introduces some of the writing on sexual behaviour and gender differences in ancient Greece and ancient Rome, including four chapters translated from German and French.
For centuries, discussions of sexuality and gender in the ancient world, if they took place at all, focussed on how the roles and spheres of the sexes were divided.
The government has increased victim protection efforts.
Police investigated 18 sex trafficking cases in 2015 (26 in 2015).The government prosecuted 25 defendants for sex trafficking in 2016 (97 in 2015).Click any country for details, or view countries with the highest & lowest ages of consent.The women must be over 18; unmarried; have the right to live and work in Greece; be free from STIs; not suffer from mental illness; not have a drug addiction; and not have been convicted of homicide, pimping, child porn, trafficking, robbery or blackmail.The island of Mykonos is known worldwide for its gay scene.
There are four gay pride parades held annually, in Athens, Thessaloniki, Patras and Heraklion, the capital of the island of Crete.Hate speech and hate crime legislation is one of the most rigid and comprehensive in Europe.; cohabitation agreements) were legalised for same-sex couples, making households headed by same-sex couples eligible for many, but not all, of the legal protections and rights available to married opposite-sex couples.Gay culture is vibrant in the capital of Athens, particularly in the gay neighbourhood of Gazi, in Thessaloniki and the Greek islands.However, it is illegal for an adult man to seduce a male under age 17. Depending on the situation, the Greece close-in-age exemption may completely exempt qualifying close-in-age couples from the age of consent law, or merely provide a legal defence that can be used in the event of prosecution.The Age of Consent ranges from as low as 11 to as high as 20 years old across the world.Some women and children from Eastern and Southern Europe, South Asia, Nigeria, and China, are subjected to sex trafficking in unlicensed brothels, on the street, in strip clubs, massage salons, and hotels.