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date: 29 October 2020

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The Continuum Complete International Encyclopedia of Sexuality
Author(s):

David L. Weis,

Patricia Barthalow Koch,

Diane Baker,

Sandy Bargainnier,

Sarah C. Conklin,

Martha Cornog,

Richard Cross,

Marilyn Fithian,

Jeannie Forrest,

Andrew D. Forsythe,

Robert T. Francoeur,

Barbara Garris,

Patricia Goodson,

William E. Hartmann,

Robert O. Hawkins,

Linda L. Hendrixson,

Barrie J. Highby,

Ariadne (Ari) Kane,

Sharon E. King,

Robert Morgan Lawrence,

Brenda Love,

Charlene L. Muehlenhard,

Raymond J. Noonan,

Miguel A. Pérez,

Timothy Perper,

Helda L. Pinzón-Pérez,

Carol Queen,

Herbert P. Samuels,

Julian Slowinski,

William Stackhouse,

William R. Stayton,

Mitchell S. Tepper,

Raymond J. Noonan,

Robert T. Francoeur,

Mark O. Bigler,

Walter Bockting,

Peggy Clarke,

Sarah C. Conklin,

Al Cooper,

Martha Cornog,

Susan Dudley,

Warren Farrell,

James R. Fleckenstein,

Robert T. Francoeur,

Patricia Goodson,

Erica Goodstone,

Karen Allyn Gordon,

Eric Griffin-Shelley,

Robert W. Hatfield,

Loraine Hutchins,

Michael Hyde,

Ariadne (Ari) Kane,

Patricia Barthalow Koch,

John Money,

Charlene L. Muehlenhard,

Raymond J. Noonan,

Miguel A. Pérez,

Helda L. Pinzón-Pérez,

William Prendergast,

Ruth Rubenstein,

Herbert P. Samuels,

William Taverner,

David L. Weis,

C. Christine Wheeler,

Walter L. Williams

Demographics and a Brief Historical PerspectiveRobert T. FrancoeurA. DemographicsThe United States is located in the southern part ...

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