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The formal practice, an erotic yet often restrained relationship between a free adult male and a free adolescent, was valued for its pedagogic benefits and as a means of population control, though occasionally blamed for causing disorder. Some recent data provided support for this estimate Bagley and Tremblay,but most recent large national samples suggest that the prevalence of male homosexuality in modern western societies, including the United States, is lower than this early estimate e. Retrieved August 10, Although early writers also used the adjective homosexual to refer to any single-sex context such as an all-girls schooltoday the term is used exclusively in reference to sexual attraction, activity, and orientation. The institution of marriage offers social, psychological, and health benefits that are denied to same-sex couples. Academic fields and discourse.
Although early writers also used the adjective homosexual to refer to any single-sex context such as an all-girls schooltoday the term is used exclusively in reference to sexual attraction, activity, and orientation. CivilettiF. Consistency and change over time. Part of a series on. In the context of sexuality, lesbian refers only to female homosexuality.