androphilia


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androphilia

a preference for males. — androphilic, adj.
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Birth Order and Male Androphilia in Samoan Fa 'afafine, 274 BIOLOGICAL Sei.
Androphilia and gynephilia are terms used in behavioural science to describe sexual orientation as an alternative to a gender binary homosexual and heterosexual conceptualization.
Androphilia refers to sexual attraction and arousal to adult males, whereas gynephilia refers to sexual attraction and arousal to adult females.
KEYWORDS: male androphilia, evolution, sexually antagonistic genes, kin selection, Samoa
The researchers found that transgendered male androphilia (male sexual attraction to adult males) is an ancestral phenomenon and was accepted by many communities.
We conclude that the ancestral human sociocultural environment was likely conducive to the expression of the transgendered form of male androphilia," the researchers wrote in their (http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12110-013-9182-z) report , named Male Androphilia in the Ancestral Environment.
Jack Malebranche, in his 2006 book, Androphilia: A Manifesto, excoriated the effeminacy pervading gay male culture and encouraged same-sex-loving men to return to a more conventional manliness.
Androphilia Jack Malebranche Scapegoat Publishing 15608 S.
Jack Malebranche, the author of Androphilia: A Manifesto Rejecting the Gay Identity Reclaiming Masculinity, is a bisexual man who prefers the company of and sexual relations with men--to the extent that he shares a long-term sexual and personal bond with another man.
Androphilia, A Manifesto: Rejecting the Gay Identity, Reclaiming Masculinity