“The Many Faces of Bisexuality”: The 4th International Bisexual Symposium Article DOI:
Cite this article as: Roberts, B.C. International Journal of Sexuality and Gender Studies (1997) 2: 65. doi:10.1023/A:1026341216421 Abstract The importance of “diversity” to bisexual politics is discussed. Given the constituency of bisexual communities, the notion of diversity includes not only those social markers of difference, but also the different ways in which bisexuality is experienced and expressed. An encapsulation of the 4th International Bisexual Symposium (IBIS) suggests how, and to what extent, the diversity among bisexuals is addressed. diversity social differences experiential differences behavior identity REFERENCES
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