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Gay Studies

  • "You Can Tell Just By Looking"by Michael Bronski; Ann Pellegrini; Michael Amico

    Beacon Press 2013; US$ 16.00

    2014 Lambda Literary Award Finalist: LGBT Nonfiction Breaks down the most commonly held misconceptions about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their lives   In ?You Can Tell Just by Looking?  three scholars and activists come together to unpack enduring, popular, and deeply held myths about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender... more...

  • 21st Century Jocks: Sporting Men and Contemporary Heterosexualityby Eric Anderson

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 105.00

    Drawing on hundreds of interviews with 15-22 year old straight and gay male athletes in both the United States and the United Kingdom, this book explores how jocks have redefined heterosexuality, and no longer fear being thought gay for behaviors that constrained men of the previous generation. more...

  • The A to Z of Homosexualityby Brent L. Pickett

    Scarecrow Press 2009; US$ 33.99

    The A to Z of Homosexuality provides a comprehensive survey of same-sex relations from ancient China and Greece to the contemporary world. Philosophic treatments, such as natural law and queer theory, along with legal issues and court decisions are included. Global in its coverage of the variety of same-sex relations, their legal treatment, and social... more...

  • AIDS, Identity, and Communityby Gregory M Herek; Beverly Greene

    SAGE Publications 1995; US$ 79.00

    The gay community has been hit hard by the AIDS epidemic in the United States and in much of Europe; as a result, the gay and lesbian community has been forced to examine existing notions of what it means to be gay and to belong to a community based on sexual orientation. This book explores gay and lesbian sexual behaviour, personal identity and... more...

  • AIDS and the Sexuality of Lawby Joe Rollins

    Palgrave Macmillan 2004; US$ 82.00

    AIDS and the Sexuality of Law investigates the role that HIV/AIDS has played in the legal construction of sexuality. AIDS and its metaphors have been judicially enlisted to patrol the boundaries of heterosexuality, producing flawed understandings of HIV/AIDS and sexuality. The proliferation of this flawed knowledge through judicial discourse has... more...

  • Academic Outlawsby William G. Tierney

    SAGE Publications 1997; US$ 62.00

    Scholarly yet provocatively written, Academic Outlaws presents a discussion of how life in the academic world is experienced by gay men and lesbian women. Using a narrative style that mixes autobiography, case study data and fiction, William G Tierney provides timely insight into the challenges gays and lesbians face in higher education and proposes... more...

  • Activism and Marginalization in the AIDS Crisisby Michael A Hallett

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95

    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 concerned about the ways in which institutionally governed social... more...

  • Acts of Passionby Nina Rapi; Maya Chowdhry

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 52.95

    The first volume to focus exclusively on lesbian performance work, Acts of Passion: Sexuality, Gender, and Performance draws on the experiences and expertise of a wide range of lesbian practitioners and theorists to explore the impact and influences of sexuality and gender on performance. It examines essays, dialogues, and performance texts from theater... more...

  • Addressing Homophobia and Heterosexism on College Campusesby Elizabeth Cramer

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 51.95

    This book presents an integrated approach toward changing attitudes about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) students, faculty, and staff on contemporary college campuses. From Addressing Homophobia and Heterosexism on College Campuses you can learn specific classroom techniques for handling homophobia and heterosexism in the classroom.... more...

  • Affirmative Psychotherapy and Counseling for Lesbians and Gay Menby Jeffrey N. Chernin; Melissa R. Johnson

    SAGE Publications 2002; US$ 62.00

    Affirmative Psychotherapy and Counseling for Lesbians and Gay Men offers a broad base of research, practice, and advocacy information about the special counseling needs of gays and lesbians. Authors Jeffrey N. Chernin and Melissa R. Johnson discuss universal themes as they apply to lesbian and gay clients, as well as issues unique to lesbians... more...