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- St. Martin's Press 2013; US$ 27.99
Long before the rise of the modern gay movement, an unnoticed literary revolution was occurring, mostly between the covers of the cheaply produced pulp paperbacks of the post-World War II era. Cultural critic Michael Bronski collects a sampling of these now little-known gay erotic writings--some by writers long forgotten, some never known and a few... more...
- Rutgers University Press 2013; US$ 25.95
In-depth interviews with participants in non-traditional families are used to argue that same-sex marriage cannot be understood as simply entrenching or contesting heterosexual privilege. Instead, Katrina Kimport contends that these new legally sanctioned relationships can both reinforce as well as disrupt the association of marriage and heterosexuality.... more...
- Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 18.59
Der Autor hat 'Homosexualität im Profifußball' als Thema seiner Studie gewählt, weil der Profifußball als Synonym für Leistungssport in Deutschland ein Spiegelbild der Gesellschaft darstellen kann. Im Gegensatz zur Politik, in der dies schon lange kein Tabuthema mehr ist, wofür der langjährige amtierende Bürgermeister von Berlin, Klaus Wowereit, ein... more...
- SAGE Publications 1991; US$ 54.00
What does social science research tell us about homosexuality? Does this knowledge affect public policy? Despite scholarly research, homosexuality continues to be the subject of an intense, and often bitter, debate. This volume summarizes academic knowledge about homosexuality and its relevance for public policy. Topics addressed include the nature... more...
- SAGE Publications 1994; US$ 63.00
In this first volume of the Psychological Perspectives on Lesbian and Gay Issues series, innovative empirical studies provide insight into the complexities and subtleties of the lesbian and gay community. Oustanding contributors explore issues relating to: the children of lesbians; internalized homophobia; lesbian and gay development; relationship... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2014; US$ 58.00
"Part of the Contemporary World Issues series, this book addresses the major issues faced by LGBT youth, such as gaining acceptance of their sexual identity, coping with a hostile school environment, or dealing with rejection by friends or family members. . . . An important resource on a popular topic, this title will most benefit high school and... more...
- Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht 2005; US$ 12.29
Nicht wenige schwule Männer liegen auch als Erwachsene noch in den unsichtbaren Fesseln ihrer Kindheitstraumata. Einfühlsam zeigt der Autor auf, wie verhängnisvoll sich die repressiven Mechanismen einer an heterosexuellen Standards orientierten Gesellschaft auf die Persönlichkeitsentwicklung gleichgeschlechtlich orientierter Menschen auswirken. Selbst... more...
- Columbia University Press 2014; US$ 46.99
This new collection explores for the first time male sex work from a rich array of perspectives and disciplines. It aims to help enrich the ways in which we view both male sex work as a field of commerce and male sex worker themselves. Leading contributors examine the field both historically and cross-culturally from fields including public health,... more...
- St. Martin's Press 2014; US$ 18.99
Why should Americans who are not gay care about gay rights? In Created Equal , Michael Nava and Robert Dawidoff argue that the movement for gay equality is central to the continuing defense of individual liberty in America. Beginning with an examination of the determined assault on gay issues by the religious right, the authors show how this sectarian... more...
- Little, Brown Book Group 2015; Not Available
Closet Queens is a fascinating study of gay men in twentieth century British politics, from Lord Rosebery and Lord Beauchamp in Edwardian times to Michael Portillo and Peter Mandelson in our own era. As all homosexual activity was illegal until 1967, and exposure meant ruin and disgrace, such men were obliged either to repress their sexual... more...