Taylor & Francis India: Gay & Lesbian Studies

  • Acts of Disclosure: The Coming-Out Process of Contemporary Gay Men book cover

    Acts of Disclosure

    The Coming-Out Process of Contemporary Gay Men, 1st Edition

    By Marc E. Vargo

    Confronting the psychological, social, sexual, legal, and political issues at stake in the coming-out process, Acts of Disclosure: The Coming-Out Process of Contemporary Gay Men uses research findings and first-hand accounts to help gay adolescents and men accept and embrace their sexual identity…

    Paperback – 1998-03-06
    Routledge

  • School Experiences of Gay and Lesbian Youth: The Invisible Minority book cover

    School Experiences of Gay and Lesbian Youth

    The Invisible Minority, 1st Edition

    By Mary B Harris

    School Experiences of Gay and Lesbian Youth: The Invisible Minority shows teachers, youth advocates, administrators, and academic researchers how to embrace the needs of sexual minority students. Through research and case studies, this book explains the ways in which schools are failing the…

    Paperback – 1998-02-01
    Routledge

  • Twenty Million New Customers!: Understanding Gay Men's Consumer Behavior book cover

    Twenty Million New Customers!

    Understanding Gay Men's Consumer Behavior, 1st Edition

    By Steven M Kates

    Most of the world’s population is in the dark when it comes to the consumer patterns of gay men. But in Twenty Million New Customers!: Understanding Gay Men’s Consumer Behavior, you’ll leave all the dark, homophobic myths behind where they belong--in the closet--and come out into the light. In its…

    Paperback – 1998-01-06
    Routledge

  • Family Secrets: Gay Sons - A Mother's Story book cover

    Family Secrets

    Gay Sons - A Mother's Story, 1st Edition

    By Jean M Baker

    As a clinical psychologist, Jean Baker had always considered herself open-minded and tolerant, but found she wasn’t prepared for the revelation that her only two children were both gay. Family Secrets is an inspirational story of how she and her family learned to accept one another and overcome…

    Paperback – 1997-12-30
    Routledge

  • Social Perspectives in Lesbian and Gay Studies: A Reader book cover

    Social Perspectives in Lesbian and Gay Studies

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter M. Nardi, Beth E. Schneider

    This comprehensive reader brings a social science perspective to an area hitherto dominated by the humanities. Through it, students will be able to follow the story of how sociology has come to engage with gay and lesbian issues from the 1950s to the present, from the earliest research on the…

    Paperback – 1997-12-25
    Routledge

  • Foundations of Social Work Practice with Lesbian and Gay Persons book cover

    Foundations of Social Work Practice with Lesbian and Gay Persons

    1st Edition

    By Gerald P Mallon

    Focusing on the pragmatic aspects of social work with gay and lesbian persons, this book offers a knowledge base of practice that will better prepare students and practitioners for working more competently and effectively with lesbians and gay men. Written by scholars and practitioners in the…

    Paperback – 1997-12-18
    Routledge

  • Gay and Lesbian Professionals in the Closet: Who's In, Who's Out, and Why book cover

    Gay and Lesbian Professionals in the Closet

    Who's In, Who's Out, and Why, 1st Edition

    By Teresa Decrescenzo

    The closet takes its toll on its dwellers through their experiences of isolation, fear, paranoia, potentially increased internalized homophobia, and dissonance between role and identity; yet many people in the helping professions do not feel that it is desirable or even appropriate to disclose…

    Paperback – 1997-10-01
    Routledge

  • Our Families, Our Values: Snapshots of Queer Kinship book cover

    Our Families, Our Values

    Snapshots of Queer Kinship, 1st Edition

    By Robert Goss, Amy Adams Squire Strongheart

    Our Families, Our Values challenges both the gay community and American society to examine carefully the meaning of family values and the nature of social institutions such as marriage and the family. It asks you provoking, even disturbing, questions such as: “Is it prudent for members of the…

    Paperback – 1997-09-25
    Routledge

  • Straight Science? Homosexuality, Evolution and Adaptation book cover

    Straight Science? Homosexuality, Evolution and Adaptation

    1st Edition

    By Jim McKnight

    A genetic basis for homosexuality has been all but proved, yet Darwinism, the most widely accepted evolutionary theory, emphasises successful reproduction. How do we explain a lifetime preference for non-reproductive sex? Whilst social constructionism offers explanations in terms of social learning…

    Paperback – 1997-08-14
    Routledge

  • The Bear Book: Readings in the History and Evolution of a Gay Male Subculture book cover

    The Bear Book

    Readings in the History and Evolution of a Gay Male Subculture, 1st Edition

    By Les Wright

    The Bear Book brings together an impressive range of bear--usually big, hairy men who favor full-face beards and prefer to wear jeans and flannel shirts--viewpoints to explore this unique social and cultural phenomenon that stretches from America to western Europe to Australia! On the personal…

    Paperback – 1997-06-12
    Routledge

  • Activism and Marginalization in the AIDS Crisis book cover

    Activism and Marginalization in the AIDS Crisis

    1st Edition

    By Michael A Hallett

    Activism and Marginalization in the AIDS Crisis shows readers how the advent of HIV-disease has brought into question the utility of certain forms of “activism” as they relate to understanding and fighting the social impacts of disease. This informative and powerful book is centrally…

    Paperback – 1997-04-25
    Routledge

  • Autopornography: A Memoir of Life in the Lust Lane book cover

    Autopornography

    A Memoir of Life in the Lust Lane, 1st Edition

    By Scott O' Hara

    In this provocative book, retired porn star Scott O’Hara (known as “Spunk” by many of his fans from an early punk photospread) gives a backstage look at the world of pornography, revealing why he loved it, what he got out of it, and why he left it. In an autobiographical style, he…

    Paperback – 1997-04-16
    Routledge

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