Bisexuality as a Category in Social Research: Lessons from Women's Gendered Narratives
Journal of Bisexuality, 6(4), 27- 47, May 2007
C Lynn Carr, Ph.D.
Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work
Bisexual and lesbian women are often combined in social scientific studies, resulting in potential loss or distortion of knowledge. After a brief survey of theoretical debates for treating or dismissing bisexuality as a separate research category, I analyze the gendered narratives of a small group of heterosexual, bisexual, and lesbian women.