Books in category Social Science – Gay Studies

  • Our Legacies

    Our Legacies
    Allen Brown; Ralph Conrad; et al

    This book was published though the support of DePaul University’s College of Communication.

  • Femme

    Femme
    Laura Harris, Elizabeth Crocker

    Femme seeks to redress the ways that femme identities have been elided, idealized, or not fully historicized in a productive reconsideration of lesbian and butch-femme history, of feminism, and of queer thought.

  • Closeted Writing and Lesbian and Gay Literature

    Closeted Writing and Lesbian and Gay Literature
    David M. Robinson

    Arguing for renewed attention to covert same-sex-oriented writing (and to authorial intention more generally), this study explores the representation of female and male homosexuality in late sixteenth- through mid-eighteenth-century British …

  • Closet Space

    Closet Space
    Michael P. Brown

    Using a variety of research techniques and materials, the book explores the closet through texts including: * the oral histories of gay men in the UK and US * the sexualised landscape of a New Zealand city * the national census of Britain …

  • School Experiences of Gay and Lesbian Youth

    School Experiences of Gay and Lesbian Youth
    Mary Bierman Harris

    This proactive collection features the viewpoints of youth advocates, school teachers, administrators, and academic researchers who are currently seeking to break down the walls of discrimination, harassment, and brutality that continue to …

  • Gay Midlife and Maturity

    Gay Midlife and Maturity
    John Alan Lee

    A growing body of international literature, much of which is featured in this book, rejects this myth and illustrates that older gay men and lesbians cope well with the aging process and are comparable to younger homosexuals in social and …

  • Aging with HIV A Gay Mans Guide

    Aging with HIV: A Gay Mans Guide
    James Masten

    The book describes the nine changes common to gay men as they age with HIV, discusses the four challenges of aging, and offers a unique ten-step path to optimal aging with HIV, helping the reader to tailor the books suggestions to the …

  • Sexual Identity on the Job

    Sexual Identity on the Job
    Alan L. Ellis, Ellen D. B. Riggle

    By including both perspectives, this unique volume offers both academics and practitioners a broader knowledge of the field and relevant issues, and possible solutions for sexual identity concerns and questions in the workplace.

  • Anything But Straight

    Anything But Straight
    Wayne R. Besen

    The resulting book argues that gay "conversion" is a sham, while exposing a variety of myths and stereotypes about gay life.

  • Bringing Lesbian and Gay Rights Into the Mainstream

    Bringing Lesbian and Gay Rights Into the Mainstream
    Steve Endean, Vicki Lynn Eaklor

    A leader in the struggle for lesbian and gay civil rights chronicles the fight for equal justice by sharing the story of his struggle to bring the gay liberation movement into the cultural mainstream.

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