Sexuality is usually manifested and experienced as orientation toward and attraction to people of the opposite gender, the same gender, or both. Sexual orientation is also referred to as “sexual preference.” The term “preference,” however, can imply that sexual attraction and orientation are chosen and voluntary, that one can will oneself to find another person sexually appealing. In fact, most research suggests the opposite: People find themselves attracted to an individual or a... więcej
Salem Press Encyclopedia of Science, 2019. 5p.