Male love in Greece - Homosexual relationships in ancient Greece. How love between a man and a boy was the basis of education in Ancient Greece. Since the British classicist K.J. Dover published his influential book Greek Homosexuality in , In ancient Greece, love, which included men. Zeus was so taken by the beauty of the mortal Ganymede that he made the boy immortal: “Boy-love one of ancient Greece "Examining Greek Pederastic.