By Ron Suresha
The books generally known as the Kinsey Report have been Dr Alfred C. Kinsey’s huge medical publishing success in 1948, frequently in comparison to the atomic bomb for its impression at the American public. at the sexagennial anniversary of the ebook of Sexual habit within the Human Male, this booklet specializes in Alfred C. Kinsey’s paintings and existence. Sixteen chapters give some thought to the Kinsey legacy, tracing the advance of recent American bisexuality, and posing an fascinating and illuminating examine many features of bisexuality in Kinsey’s lifestyles as depicted and lived in well known biographical tradition and media.
Contributors to this stellar number of notable writing contain the ultimate surviving member of Kinsey's unique learn crew, Dr Paul H. Gebhard, PhD, in addition to top names within the fields of intercourse examine, GLBTIQA activism, and bisexual writing.
This ebook used to be released as a different factor of the Journal of Bisexuality and was once a Finalist for the Lambda Literary Award for Excellence in Bisexual Literature.
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