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Gay, straight, and the reason why

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Gay, straight, and the reason why : the science of sexual orientation

LeVay, Simon, author.

Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2017]

xiv, 246 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

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Control No:

15250

ISBN:

0190297379 (pbk. : alk. paper)

LC Call No:

BF692 .L476 2017

Dewey Class No:

155.3/4 23

Author:

LeVay, Simon, author.

Title:

Gay, straight, and the reason why : the science of sexual orientation / Simon LeVay.

Edition:

Second edition.

Physical:

xiv, 246 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

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text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ContentsNote:

What is sexual orientation? -- Why we need biology -- The outline of a theory -- Childhood -- Characteristics of gay and straight adults -- The role of sex hormones -- The role of genes -- The brain -- The body -- The older-brother effect -- Beyond gay and straight -- Conclusions.

Subject:

Sexual orientation.

Subject:

Sex (Psychology)

Subject:

Sex (Biology)

Link:

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