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Gay Studies

  • The Remedyby Zena Sharman

    Arsenal Pulp Press 2016; US$ 18.99

    An inclusive, populist anthology on queer and trans health issues by members of the LGBTQ community and health care providers. more...

  • Pride Paradesby Katherine McFarland Bruce

    NYU Press 2016; US$ 23.80

    On June 28, 1970, two thousand gay and lesbian activists in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago paraded down the streets of their cities in a new kind of social protest, one marked by celebration, fun, and unashamed declaration of a stigmatized identity. Forty-five years later, over six million people annually participate in 115 Pride parades across... more...

  • Inclusive Masculinities in Contemporary Footballby Rory Magrath

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Football has traditionally been an institution hostile toward sexual minorities. Boys and men in the sport have deployed high levels of homophobia for multiple reasons. However, the ground-breaking research within this book shows that intolerant attitudes toward gay men are increasingly being challenged. Based on unprecedented access to Premier League... more...

  • Queerly Rememberedby Thomas R. Dunn; Thomas W. Benson

    University of South Carolina Press 2016; Not Available

    An interdisciplinary examination of the strategies GLBTQ communities have used to advocate for political, social, and cultural change more...

  • Same-Sex Marriage: A Reference Handbook, 2nd Editionby David Newton

    ABC-CLIO 2016; US$ 60.00

    According to Pew Research poll data, in 2001, the majority of Americans opposed same-sex marriage?57 percent against, 35 percent in support. As of 2015, a majority of Americans (55 percent) supported same-sex marriage, with 39 percent expressing opposition. The landmark Obergefell v. Hodges case, in which the U.S. Supreme Court held in a 5?4 decision... more...

  • America's War on Same-Sex Couples and their Familiesby Daniel R. Pinello

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 28.00 US$ 22.96

    Presents oral histories of how same-sex-marriage bans impacted gay couples and their children, and how courts rescued those families. more...

  • Going to Strasbourgby Paul Johnson

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 74.99 US$ 64.49

    A unique study of the role of the European Convention on Human Rights in eradicating discrimination and establishing legal equality on the grounds of sexual orientation in the United Kingdom, containing nineteen oral history accounts of applicants, legal professionals and campaigners. more...

  • Transby Rogers Brubaker

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 24.95 US$ 19.96

    In the summer of 2015, shortly after Caitlyn Jenner came out as transgender, the NAACP official and political activist Rachel Dolezal was ?outed? by her parents as white, touching off a heated debate in the media about the fluidity of gender and race. If Jenner could legitimately identify as a woman, could Dolezal legitimately identify as black?... more...

  • Willy Brandtby Hélène Miard-Delacroix

    I.B.Tauris 2016; US$ 29.00

    Willy Brandt was a statesman who witnessed Germany?s tumultuous twentieth century first-hand ? from the rise of Nazism to the fall of the Berlin Wall. He was also at the forefront of some of Germany?s most definitive and controversial decisions, in his role as the first Social Democrat Chancellor of West Germany between 1969 and 1974. In this period... more...

  • Evolution of Government Policy Towards Homosexuality in the US Militaryby James E. Parco; David A. Levy

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 160.00

    Throughout history, homosexuality has been a complicating factor for men and women electing to serve in the armed forces of the United States. The right to serve became increasingly complicated when the Department of Defense responded to congressional legislation in 1993 by adopting a policy that later became known as " don?t ask, don?t tell " (DADT).... more...