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  1. John Addington Symonds (1840-1893) and homosexuality: a critical edition of sources.Sean Brady - 2012 - New York: Palgrave-Macmillan.
    This volume is an indispensable reference for a wide range of scholars working across multidisciplinary fields of inquiry that focus on British and continental histories of medicine and sexuality, gender history and studies of nineteenth ...
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  2. Where's the harm? : challenging bioethical support of prenatal selection for sexual orientation.Janice McLaughlin - 2010 - In Jackie Leach Scully, Laurel Baldwin-Ragaven & Petya Fitzpatrick (eds.), Feminist Bioethics: At the Center, on the Margins. Johns Hopkins University Press.
  3. Biological explanations of human sexuality: the genetic basis of sexual orientation.Christopher Horvath - 2007 - In David L. Hull & Michael Ruse (eds.), The Cambridge Companion to the Philosophy of Biology. Cambridge University Press.
  4. A gender- and sexual orientation-dependent spatial attentional effect of invisible images.Yi Jiang, Patricia Costello, Fang Fang, Miner Huang & Sheng He - 2006 - Pnas 103 (45):17048 -17052.
  5. Darwinizing sexual ambivalence: A new evolutionary hypothesis of male homosexuality.Andreas De Block & Pieter Adriaens - 2004 - Philosophical Psychology 17 (1):59 – 76.
    At first sight, homosexuality has little to do with reproduction. Nevertheless, many neo-Darwinian theoreticians think that human homosexuality may have had a procreative value, since it enabled the close kin of homosexuals to have more viable offspring than individuals lacking the support of homosexual siblings. In this article, however, we will defend an alternative hypothesis - originally put forward by Freud in "A phylogenetic phantasy" - namely that homosexuality evolved as a means to strengthen social bonds. Consequently, from an evolutionary (...)
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  6. From the editors: Choosing the sex, race and sexual orientation of our children.Helga Kuhse & Peter Singer - 1998 - Bioethics 12 (1):iii–v.
  7. Abortion and the Ethics of Genetic Sexual Orientation Research.Timothy F. Murphy - 1995 - Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 4 (3):340.
    Reports about possible genetic bases of homoerotic sexual orientation in adults have received a kind of schizophrenic social reception. On the one hand, these reports have been welcomed by some gay men and lesbians as biological confirmation of the commonly held view that sexual orientation is an involuntary trait, that sexual orientation is not in any meaningful sense chosen. Simon LeVay has received mail from thankful correspondents who welcomed his 1991 report about the possible neuroanatomical basis for male homoerotic sexual (...)
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  8. The Nature and causes of homosexuality: a philosophic and scientific inquiry.Noretta Koertge (ed.) - 1981 - New York: Haworth Press.
    For a balanced discussion of the main social, medical, and philosophical aspects of homosexuality, here is the ideal book. Written by philosophers of science, each comprehensive chapter takes a critical look at research on the etiology of homosexuality. Read Philosophy and Homosexuality and examine the evidence for both the sociobiological and hormonal explanations of homosexuality and study the definitions of sexual orientation and how they have affected research.
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  9. Biological aspects of homosexuality.M. MacCulloch - 1980 - Journal of Medical Ethics 6 (3):133-138.
  10. Constructing and deconstructing the 'gay gene': media reporting of genetics, sexual diversity and 'deviance'.J. Kitzinger - unknown
  11. Queer Science: The Use and Abuse of Research into Homosexuality.Charles Weijer - unknown