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ERIC Number: EJ171211
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Publication Date: 1977
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Components of Sexual Identity
Shively, Michael G.; DeCecco, John P.
Journal of Homosexuality, 3, 1, 41-8, F 77
This paper examines the four components of sexual identity: biological sex, gender identity, social sex-role, and sexual orientation. Theories about the development of each component and how they combine and conflict to form the individual's sexual identity are discussed. (Author)
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