Law And The Gay Rights Story

Author: Walter Frank
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813573300
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But he also tells the story of those individuals who were willing to make waves by fighting for those rights, taking enormous personal risks at a time when the tide of public opinion was against them.

Gay Rights At The Ballot Box

Author: Amy L. Stone
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 0816675473
Size: 56.83 MB
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Explores the history and evolution of the gay rights movement, focusing on activists' campaigns to prevent numerous anti-gay ballot measures from becoming law.

The Gay Revolution

Author: Lillian Faderman
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451694113
Size: 65.93 MB
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A chronicle of the modern struggle for gay, lesbian and transgender rights draws on interviews with politicians, military figures, legal activists and members of the LGBT community to document the cause's struggles since the 1950s.

The Right To Be Parents

Author: Carlos A. Ball
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814739326
Size: 35.52 MB
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Carlos A. Ball chronicles the stories of LGBT parents who, in seeking to gain legal recognition of and protection for their relationships with their children, have fundamentally changed how American law defines and regulates parenthood.

The Courts The Ballot Box And Gay Rights

Author: Joseph Mello
ISBN: 9780700622917
Size: 77.29 MB
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This book looks at how rights discourse has been used during the debate over same-sex marriage and how opponents of same-sex marriage marriage used rights language to effectively oppose it during ballot measure campaigns, but that this same ...

Do Babies Matter

Author: Mary Ann Mason
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 0813560829
Size: 57.87 MB
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The book draws on over a decade of research using unprecedented data resources, including the Survey of Doctorate Recipients, a nationally representative panel survey of PhDs in America, and multiple surveys of faculty and graduate students ...

Profit And Pleasure

Author: Rosemary Hennessy
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135960976
Size: 41.63 MB
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Drawing on an international range of examples, from Che Guevarra to "The Crying Game," Profit and Pleasure leads the discussion of sexuality to a consideration of material reality and the substance of men and women's everyday lives.

Victory Deferred

Author: John-Manuel Andriote
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226020495
Size: 38.41 MB
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He tells the truly remarkable story of how a health crisis pushed a disjointed jumble of local activists to become a nationally visible and politically powerful civil rights movement, a full-fledged minority group challenging the authority ...

Interracial Intimacy

Author: Rachel F. Moran
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226536637
Size: 71.85 MB
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She provides fresh insight into how these laws served complex purposes, why they remained on the books for so long, and what led to their eventual demise.

Margaret Mead Made Me Gay

Author: Esther Newton
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 9780822326120
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A collection of essays by a pioneering queer anthropologist. "Esther Newton's work . . . has changed anthropology, feminist studies, and queer studies in remarkable ways. . .