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An exceptional group of authors has contributed entries to these volumes, as is evidenced by the treatment of topics. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Had I only seen this when I was young. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Share your thoughts with other customers. A rich heritage that needs to be documented Beginning in , when the study of homosexuality can be said to have begun with the establishment of sexology, this encyclopedia offers accounts of the most important international developments in an area that now occupies a critical place in many fields of academic endeavours.