Compulsory Bisexuality?: The Challenges of Modern Sexual Fluidity

  title={Compulsory Bisexuality?: The Challenges of Modern Sexual Fluidity},
  author={Breanne Fahs},
  journal={Journal of Bisexuality},
  pages={431 - 449}
  • Breanne Fahs
  • Published 13 November 2009
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Bisexuality
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