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Animal homosexuality

Aldo Poiani

Animal homosexuality

a biosocial perspective

by Aldo Poiani

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homosexuality in animals

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAldo Poiani ; with a chapter on primates by Alan Dixson
    ContributionsDixson, A. F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL761 .P65 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 558 p. :
    Number of Pages558
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25565837M
    ISBN 100521196752, 0521145147
    ISBN 109780521196758, 9780521145145
    LC Control Number2010019223
    OCLC/WorldCa631234408

      All information gathered from recent studies published on GSN or in the Bruce Bagemihl book Biological Exuberance: Animal Homosexuality and Natural Diversity. Joe Morgan 23 Oct Share. Even biologist Bruce Bagemihl, whose book Biological Exuberance: Animal Homosexuality and Natural Diversity was cited by the American Psychological Association and the American Psychiatric Association in their amici curiae brief in Lawrence v. Texas and is touted as proof that homosexuality is natural among animals, is careful to include a caveat.

    Get this from a library! Biological exuberance: animal homosexuality and natural diversity. [Bruce Bagemihl] -- Drawing upon a rich body of zoological research spanning more than two centuries, Bruce Bagemihl shows that animals engage in all types of nonreproductive sexual behavior. Sexual and gender. The homosexuality in animals myth refers to the current interest on whether homosexual behavior is or is not zoologically "natural." This is largely a sterile debate because behavior is not necessarily moral even if "natural;" because the nature of human beings is not necessarily the same as the nature of other species, and because it is not at all clear when an observed .

    So, to start: Wikipedia states that “no species has been found in which homosexual behavior has not been shown to exist,” [1] with the obvious exclusion of agametic (aka asexual) creatures. Obviously, Wikipedia is not the only source you can look. Find the books you want all in one place and at prices you'll love. Target has all the major genres and best sellers. Free shipping on orders $35+ and save 5% with your RedCard.


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Animal homosexuality by Aldo Poiani Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Animal Bisexuality" would have been a more accurate title than Animal Homosexuality. The author presents evidence for widespread "bisexuality" in different species proving that bisexuality is a natural form of sexuality whereas heterosexual and homosexual are socially constructed social man-made identities.

The Kinsey scale exists in animals by: A Publishers Weekly Best Book One of the New York Public Library's "25 Books to Remember" for Homosexuality in its myriad forms has been scientifically documented in more than species of mammals, birds, reptiles, insects, and other animals by: Animal Homosexuality book.

Read reviews Animal homosexuality book world’s largest community for readers. Homosexuality is an evolutionary paradox in search for a resolution, /5(5). Elie, Julie E. Mathevon, Nicolas and Vignal, Clémentine Same-sex pair-bonds are equivalent to male–female bonds in a life-long socially monogamous songbird.

Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, Vol. 65, Issue. 12, p. Cited by:   Homosexuality is an evolutionary paradox in search for a resolution, not a medical condition in search for a cure. Homosexual behavior is common among social animals, and mainly expressed within the context of a bisexual sexual orientation.

Exclusive homosexuality is less common, but not unique to humans. Poiani and Dixson invite the. Homosexual mating and Animal homosexuality book occur in all species, so contends author Bruce Bagemihl in this well-researched book on animal homosexualities. Bagemihl is a biologist and researcher who went from teaching to working at Microsoft, and now he's produced one phenomenal book on gay, lesbian, bisexual, and tr ansgendered animal life/5.

Canadian biologist Bruce Bagemihl was one of the first researchers to authoritatively summarize these findings in his book Biological Exuberance: Animal Homosexuality and Natural Diversity. Waterfowl and Penguins.

Homosexual behavior has been documented in wild Australian black swans, which sometimes form threesomes involving two males as they establish a nest site. Incredibly, such arrangements involving two males actually led to higher breeding success, due to the effectiveness of the males in defending the nest site from predators.

In a subplot of Coville's fourth Magic Shop book, Charlie's Uncle Bennie explains that he is gay. The two are able to have an open conversation about love, honesty, and respect, and the takeaway Author: Sadie Trombetta. Buy Animal Homosexuality () (): A Biosocial Perspective: NHBS - Aldo Poiani and Alan F Dixson, Cambridge University PressPrice Range: £ - £ For instance, Bruce Bagemihl, author of the book Biological Exuberence: Animal Homosexuality and Natural Diversity, emphasizes that there are no anatomical or endocrinological differences between exclusively homosexual and exclusively heterosexual animal.

A Publishers Weekly Best Book One of the New York Public Library's "25 Books to Remember" for Homosexuality in its myriad forms has been scientifically documented in more than species of mammals, birds, reptiles, insects, and other animals worldwide/5(35).

David Whitley Deacon at Orange View church of Christ You are confused or gravely mistaken that their is documented factual evidence of homosexuality in the animal kingdom.

There have been many scientific studies over the years by nefarious (pro-homosexual) individuals and organizations, attempting to prove this point. The first part of the book is an independent page exposition of homosexual, bisexual and transgendered animal sexuality.

If you want to know what the birds and the bees are doing when Jerry Falwell isn't looking, this is the place to find out. Don't expect to find traditional family values in these pages. Other animals really do seem to be lifelong homosexuals. One such species is the Laysan albatross, which nests in Hawaii, US.

Among these huge birds, pairs are usually "married" for life. The book offers a general discussion of the forms and history of observation of animal homosexuality as well as a reference section that details specific sexual. On the other hand, an Australian drag queen known as Dr.

Gertrude Glossip has used Bagemihl’s book to create a celebratory, interpretive gay animal tour of the Adelaide zoo, marketed to gay and. One of the New York Public Library's "25 Books to Remember" for Homosexuality in its myriad forms has been scientifically documented in more than species of mammals, birds, reptiles, insects, and other animals by:   2.

Humanistic Animals, Animalistic Humans. Two Hundred Years of Looking at Homosexual Wildlife. Explaining (Away) Animal Homosexuality.

Not for Breeding Only: Reproduction on the Periphery of Life. A New Paradigm: Biological Exuberance -- Pt. A Wondrous Bestiary: Portraits of Homosexual, Bisexual, and Transgendered Wildlife Pages: Animal preference and motivation is always inferred from behavior.

Thus homosexual behavior has been given a number of terms over the years. Modern research applies the term homosexuality to all sexual behavior (copulation, genital stimulation, mating games and sexual display behavior) between animals of the same sex.

"It's not natural!" That time-worn argument against homosexuality has been all but impossible to refute-until now. In his new book, Biological Exuberance: Animal Homosexuality and Natural Diversity (St. Martin's, $40), author Bruce Bagemihl portrays an animal kingdom that embraces a whole spectrum of sexual orientations.

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