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... sexuality identity because of the structure of society, the interpolation of religion, and fear. The structure of society has caused struggles within the gay and lesbian community by restricting their rights to express their sexual identity. The interpolation of religion has played an important role within the identity of homosexuality because throughout history and within the readings of Busangokwakhe Diamini and Afsaneh Najmabadi, it shows how Western European has influenced the categorization of people with different sexual orientation. Fear has also played a role in the identity of homosexuality because in the article “Homosexuality in Ancient and Modern Korea” by Young-Gwan Kim and Sook-Ja Hahn, they elaborate about the pressure of society that causes fear toward gay men. Men were seen as the dominant gender to be responsible to create and finance his family.
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