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6 edition of Queer Science found in the catalog.

Queer Science

The Use and Abuse of Research into Homosexuality

by Simon LeVay

  • 308 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gay & Lesbian studies,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Gay Studies,
  • Lesbian Studies,
  • Research,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9579714M
    ISBN 100262621193
    ISBN 109780262621199

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Queer science: the use and abuse of research into homosexuality User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Since the mids, the thrust of much research on homosexuality has been twofold: to understand what "causes" it, then to "cure" it.

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