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Female Homosexuality

Known as: lesbians, female homosexual, lesbian 
Sexual attraction or relationship between females.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
At a time when lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals—often referred to under the umbrella acronym LGBT—are becoming… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The notion that social identities and social inequality based on ethnicity, sexual orientation, and sex/gender are intersectional… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Lifetime victimization was examined in a primarily European American sample that comprised 557 lesbian/gay, 163 bisexual, and 525… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The first social transformation of American medicine institutionally established medicine by the end of World War II. In the next… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Questionnaire data about criminal victimization experiences were collected from 2,259 Sacramento-area lesbians, gay men, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND This study examines the extent to which gay, lesbian, and bisexual young people are at increased risk of psychiatric… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Critics of identity politics decry the celebration of difference within identity movements, yet many activists underscore their… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Review
1989
Review
1989
This paper uses sociological theory to develop an ideal-typical model of homosexual identity formation. The four-stage model… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Rich's radical questioning has been a major intellectual force in the general feminist reorientation to sexual matters in recent… Expand
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