Homosexuality and biology

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Homosexuality and biology

  1. 1. Burr, Chandler (mars 1993). ‘Homosexuality and biology ‘ The Atlantic Monthly,vol. 272, n.3:47-65Notas 1. People that do not fit what is considered ‘natural’ categorization 2. Categories are not questioned, persons become the object of study (mental patients, idiots savants, drug addiction, etc) (first psychiatry – homosexuality became a form of mental illness. Psychiatry should treat them; The issue was taken up by neurobiology as a variation of behavior. Concept of ‘sexual differentiation of the brain’. Anatomical difference between straight and gay men 3. All approaches to these studies use the standard experimental designs to find significant differences.

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