Homophobia: A Tentative Personality Profile

@article{Smith1971HomophobiaAT,
  title={Homophobia: A Tentative Personality Profile},
  author={K T Smith},
  journal={Psychological Reports},
  year={1971},
  volume={29},
  pages={1091 - 1094}
}
  • K. T. Smith
  • Published 1 December 1971
  • Psychology
  • Psychological Reports
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