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... INTRODUCTION "Sex is an either/or phenomenon - appealing or appalling, rarely in between," Murray S. Davis (1983: 87) (taken from Weeks, 1986, p.1).
Sexual identity gives an importance to a person, as important as a person's name. It defines the person's personality, characteristics, future and place in the society. In the Stone Age, before societies were formed, perhaps sexual identity was unimportant and insignificant. Even though we have not chosen our sexual identities, it is important to have an identity, to be part of the society. To most people, it is a simple accepted part of life that automatically comes by birth without any compulsion or confusion. For a few others, it is a complicated, ...