Archives of Sexual Behavior

, Volume 41, Issue 1, pp 5–7 | Cite as

New Trends in Same-Sex Sexual Contact for American Adolescents?

  • Nanette K. Gartrell
  • Henny M. W. Bos
  • Naomi G. Goldberg
Letter to the Editor

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nanette K. Gartrell
    • 1
    • 2
  • Henny M. W. Bos
    • 3
  • Naomi G. Goldberg
    • 1
  1. 1.The Williams Institute, UCLA School of LawLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.San FranciscoUSA
  3. 3.Graduate School of Pedagogical and Educational Sciences, Faculty of Social and Behavioral SciencesUniversity of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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