TITLE

Crossing Over: If You Can Go Straight, You Can Go Gay

AUTHOR(S)
Mann, William
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Bay Windows;6/7/2001, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the results of a study released by Columbia University psychiatry professor Robert Spitzer which claims that gays and lesbians could become heterosexual if they truly have commitment to change. Reaction of Tim McFeeley of the National Gay & Lesbian Task Force to the study; Explanation on the implications of Spitzer's study on heterosexual people; Discussion on various theories about sexuality.
ACCESSION #
16089604

 

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