The New York Times. Same-sex attraction refers to emotional, physical, or sexual attraction to a person of the same gender. Dating as an institution is a relatively recent phenomenon which has mainly emerged in the last few centuries.
In the cities at least, it is becoming more accepted for two people to meet and try to find if there is compatibility. Around the world Intersex rights Transgender rights movement. The show 'Unicornland' explored polyamory. The Hindu.
September 13, Cicisbeo Concubinage Courtesan Mistress. Dating in North Africa is predominantly done under family supervision, usually in a public place. There are also polyaffective families, which is a term coined by Eli Sheff, an academic expert on polyamory.