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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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Review
2009
Review
2009
OBJECTIVE. We examined specific family rejecting reactions to sexual orientation and gender expression during adolescence as… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
BackgroundLesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) people may be at higher risk of mental disorders than heterosexual people.MethodWe… 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
Review
2003
Review
2003
  • I. Meyer
  • Psychological bulletin
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 32852374
In this article the author reviews research evidence on the prevalence of mental disorders in lesbians, gay men, and bisexuals… 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
Review
2003
Review
2003
Recent estimates of mental health morbidity among adults reporting same-gender sexual partners suggest that lesbians, gay men… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
OBJECTIVES Recent studies suggest that lesbians and gay men are at higher risk for stress-sensitive psychiatric disorders than… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Sexual prejudice refers to negative attitudes toward an individual because of her or his sexual orientation. In this article, the… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
  • A. Rich
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
  • 1980
  • Corpus ID: 143604951
In its first issue (Autumn 1975), Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society published Carroll Smith-Rosenberg's now classic… Expand