Attraction to Male Facial Masculinity in Gay Men in China: Relationship to Intercourse Preference Positions and Sociosexual Behavior

@article{Zheng2013AttractionTM,
  title={Attraction to Male Facial Masculinity in Gay Men in China: Relationship to Intercourse Preference Positions and Sociosexual Behavior},
  author={Lijun Zheng and Trevor A. Hart and Yong Zheng},
  journal={Archives of Sexual Behavior},
  year={2013},
  volume={42},
  pages={1223-1232}
}
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