Biphobia & bi invisibility

References related to biphobia and bi invisibility.

Arndt, M. (2010). Attitudes towards bisexual men and women. Lambert Academic Publishing.

Balsam, K. F., & Mohr, J. J. (2007). Adaptation to sexual orientation stigma: A comparison of bisexual and lesbian/gay adults. Journal of Counselling Psychology, 54(3), 306–319.

Barker, M. (2007). Heteronormativity and the exclusion of bisexuality in psychology. In V. Clarke & E. Peel (Eds.), Out in Psychology: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, and Queer Perspectives. pp.86-118. Chichester, UK: Wiley.

Barker, M. & Langdridge, D. (2008). Bisexuality: Working with a silenced sexuality. Feminism & Psychology, 18 (3), 389-394.

Barker, M., Richards, C., Jones, R., Bowes-Catton, H., Plowman, T., Yockney, J. & Morgan, M. (2012). The bisexuality report: Bisexual inclusion in LGBT equality and diversity. Milton Keynes: The Open University Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance.

Barker, M. & Yockney, J. (2004). Including the B-word: Reflections on the place of bisexuality within lesbian and gay activism and psychology: Meg Barker in conversation with Jenni Yockney. Lesbian & Gay Psychology Review, 5 (3), 118-122.

Bass, C. (1999, June 3). Both ends against the middle: How gays and straights make bisexuals invisible (interview with Kenji Yoshino). New Haven Advocate. Retrieved December 1, 2007, from

Bereket, T. & Brayton, J. (2008). “Bi” NO Means: Bisexuality and the Influence of Binarism on Identity, Journal of Bisexuality, 8 (1/2), 51-61.

Burleson, W. E. (2005). Bi America: Myths, truths, and struggles of an invisible community. Binghamton, NY: Harrington Park Press.

de Bruin, K. & Arndt, M. (2010). Attitudes Toward Bisexual Men and Women in a University Context: Relations with Race, Gender, Knowing a Bisexual Man or Woman and Sexual Orientation. Journal of Bisexuality, 10 (3), 233-252.

Deschamps, C. (2008). Visual Scripts and Power Struggles: Bisexuality and Visibility. Journal of Bisexuality, 8 (1-2), 131-139.

Galupo, M.P. (2006). Sexism, Heterosexism, and Biphobia: The Framing of Bisexual Women’s Friendships. Journal of Bisexuality, 6 (3), 35-45.

Galupo, M. P. (Ed.) (2008). Bisexuality and Same-sex Marriage. New York, NY: Routledge.

Harris, S. E. (2009). From Shame to Pride: History of Recovering from Judaeo-Christian Homophobia. Journal of Bisexuality, 9 (2), 141-186.

Harris, S. E. (2007). Military Male Rape and the Development of Male Homophobia in Judaeo-Christian Culture. Journal of Bisexuality, 6 (4), 87-120.

Herek, G. M. (2002). Heterosexuals’ attitudes towards bisexual men and women in the United States. The Journal of Sex Research, 39 (4), 264-274.

Hutchins, L. (2005). Sexual Prejudice: The erasure of bisexuals in academia and the media. American Sexuality Magazine, 3 (4).

Israel, T., & Mohr, J. J. (2004). Attitudes toward bisexual women and men: Current research, future directions. Journal of Bisexuality, 4, 117-134.

McLean, K. (2008). Inside, Outside, Nowhere: Bisexual Men and Women in the Gay and Lesbian Community. Journal of Bisexuality, 8 (1/2), 63-80.

Mohr, J. J., & Rochlen, A. B. (1999). Measuring attitudes regarding bisexuality in lesbian, gay male and heterosexual populations. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 46, 353-369.

Monro, S.(2008). The situation concerning homophobia and discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation in England and Wales. Sociological Country Report.

Morrison, T. G., Harrington, R.& McDermott, D. T. (2010). Bi Now, Gay Later: Implicit and Explicit Binegativity Among Irish University Students. Journal of Bisexuality, 10 (3), 211-232.

Obradors-Campos, M. (2011). Deconstructing Biphobia. Journal of Bisexuality, 11 (2/3), 207-226.

Ochs, R. (1996). Biphobia. In B. A. Firestein (Ed.) Bisexuality: The psychology and politics of an invisible minority (pp. 217-139). London: Sage.

Ochs, R. (2007). What’s in a name? Why women embrace or resist bisexual identity. In B. A. Firestein (Ed.) Becoming Visible: Counseling Bisexuals Across the Lifespan. New York, NY: Columbia University Press.

Petford, B. (2003). Power in the darkness: some thoughts on the marginalization of bisexuality in psychological literature. Lesbian and Gay Psychology Review, 4 (2), 5-13.

Ripley, M., Anderson, E., McCormack, M., Adams, A. & Pitts, R. (2011). The Decreasing Significance of Stigma in the Lives of Bisexual Men: Keynote Address, Bisexual Research Convention, London. Journal of Bisexuality, 11 (2/3), 195-206.

San Francisco Human Rights Commission (2010). Bisexual invisibility: Impacts and recommendations. San Francisco: San Francisco Human Rights Commission LGBT Advisory Committee. 

Sim Chun, K. Y. & Singh, A. A. (2010). The Bisexual Youth of Color Intersecting Identities Development Model: A Contextual Approach to Understanding Multiple Marginalization Experiences. Journal of Bisexuality, 10 (4), 429-451.

Stein, A. (1999). “Without contraries is no progression”: S/M, bi-nary thinking, and the lesbian purity test. In D. Atkins (Ed.), Lesbian sex scandals: Sexual practices, identities, and politics (pp. 45–60). Binghamton, NY: Harrington Park Press.

Welzer-Lang, D. (2008). Speaking Out Loud About Bisexuality: Biphobia in the Gay and Lesbian Community. Journal of Bisexuality, 8 (1/2), 81-95.

Wright, L. W., Mulick, P. S., & Kincaid, S. B. (2007). Fear of and Discrimination Against Bisexuals, Homosexuals, and Individuals with AIDS. Journal of Bisexuality, 6 (4), 71-84.

Yoshino, K. (2000). The epistemic contract of bisexual erasure. Stanford Law Review, 52(2), 353–462.


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