Last updated on: 10/12/2010 | Author: ProCon.org

Source Biographies

"Is Sexual Orientation Determined at Birth?"
Summary of Positions

Pro Not Clearly Pro or Con (NC) Con None Found (?)
I. Individual 55 (20.8%) 69 (26%) 41 (15.5%) 100 (37.7%)
II. Organization 4 (2.9%) 18 (12.9%) 11 (7.9%) 106 (76.3%)

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I. Individual
- B -
Individuals Rating Position
Bagemihl, Bruce, PhD     NC
Bailey, J. Michael, PhD      NC
Baldwin, Steve   Con
Bancroft, John, MD      NC
Banks, Amy, MD      ?
Barker, Meg-John, PhD      NC
Bearman, Peter, PhD     Con
Bem, Daryl J., PhD      Con
Benedictus XVI, Pope, DTh     NC
Benkof, David, MA   Con
Besen, Wayne   Pro
Bhanot, Anil   Pro
Biblarz, Timothy J., PhD     NC
Bieber, Irving, MD      Con
Blanchard, Ray, PhD      Pro
Blank, Susan, MD, MPH      ?
Bogaert, Anthony, PhD      Pro
Boswell, John, PhD     ?
Breedlove, S. Marc, PhD     NC
Brown, Michael, PhD   Con
Brückner, Hannah, PhD     Con
Buchanan, Robert, DMIn   NC
Bullough, Bonnie, PhD, RN      NC
Bullough, Vern, PhD      NC
Burnett, Dean, PhD     NC
Burr, Chandler, MA   Pro
Bush, George W., MBA   ?
Byne, William M., MD, PhD      NC
Byrd, A. Dean, PhD      Con
- I -
Individuals Rating Position
Illovsky, Michael, PhD     ?
Isay, Richard A., MD      Pro
- M -
Individuals Rating Position
Maier, Thomas, MA   ?
Malik, Faris   Pro
Mann, Denise   ?
Margasak, Larry   NC
Martin, James T., MS, PhD     Pro
Martin, James, MDiv    Pro
Mayer, Lawrence S., MD, PhD      Con
McBride (aka Sei), Bridget   Pro
McClintock, Martha K., PhD      ?
McConaghy, Nathaniel, MD      ?
McCormick, Cherly, PhD      ?
McFadden, Dennis, PhD      NC
McHugh, Paul R., MD      Con
McKnight, Jim, PhD     NC
Medwin, Michele Brand   ?
Melonakos, Kathleen, MA, RN   Con
Meyer-Bahlburg, Heino, Dr. rer. nat      Pro
Michelson, Noah, MFA   Pro
Miller, Neil, MA   NC
Mohler, R. Albert, Jr., PhD     NC
Money, John, PhD      NC
Moon, Tom, MFT     Pro
Morris, Desmond, DPhil     NC
Munro, Kali, M.Ed.   NC
Murray, Stephen O., PhD     NC
Mustanski, Brian S., PhD      Pro
- Q -
Individuals Rating Position
Quinsey, Vernon L., PhD      Pro
- S -
Individuals Rating Position
Sanders, Alan R., MD      NC
Sartelle, Joe   Con
Satcher, David, MD, PhD      ?
Satinover, Jeffrey, MD      Con
Savic-Berglund, Ivanka, MD, PhD      ?
Schiro-Geist, Chrisann, PhD      NC
Schneerson, Menachem Mendel   Pro
Schulweis, Harold M., ThD   Pro
Scully, James H., Jr.      ?
Sharpe, Richard, PhD      Con
Shaw, M. Thomas, III, MDiv   ?
Sheldon, Louis P., MDiv   NC
Shoptaw, Steven, PhD     ?
Siddiqi, Muzammil H., PhD     Con
Slap, Gail B., MD      ?
Socarides, Charles, MD      Con
Solimeo, Luiz Sergio   NC
Sommer, Volker, PhD     ?
Spaulding, Elaine C., PhD     NC
Spitzer, Robert L., MD      ?
Sprigg, Peter, MDiv   Con
Stacey, Judith, PhD     NC
Staver, Mathew, JD   NC
Stein, Marc, PhD     ?
Steinach, Eugen      Pro
Swaab, Dick, PhD, MD      NC
Symonds, John Addington   Pro
- T -
Individuals Rating Position
Throckmorton, Warren, PhD     NC
Trembath, Kerry   ?
- U -
Individuals Rating Position
Ulrichs, Karl Heinrich   Pro
- Y -
Individuals Rating Position
Yancey, Antronette, MD, MPH      ?
Yarhouse, Mark, PsyD      NC
Young, William C., PhD      Pro
- Z -
Individuals Rating Position
Zucker, Kenneth J., PhD      Pro
Zwilling, Leonard, PhD     NC
II. Organization
- A -
Organizations Rating Position
Advances in Pediatrics    ?
Air Force Research Laboratory   ?
Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL; formerly the Wright Laboratory)   ?
Al-Fatiha Foundation   ?
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)   ?
American Academy of Family Physicians   ?
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)   ?
American College of Pediatricians (ACP)   Con
American Heritage Stedman's Medical Dictionary    ?
American Journal of Orthopsychiatry       ?
American Journal of Psychiatry       ?
American Psychiatric Association   NC
American Psychological Association   NC
American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family and Property (TFP)   Con
Anti-Defamation League (ADL)   ?
Archive for Sexology (formerly known as Magnus Hirschfeld Archive for Sexology)   ?
Archives of General Psychiatry       ?
Archives of Sexual Behavior    ?
Associated Press    ?
Association of Gay and Lesbian Psychiatrists (AGLP)   NC
Atlantic Monthly    ?
AVERT   NC
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Organizations Rating Position
Lambda Legal   ?
Laterality       ?
Los Angeles Times    ?
- R -
Organizations Rating Position
Republican Policy Committee   ?
Reuters    ?