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The Universities Expansion Made

Steven Brint

in Two Cheers for Higher Education

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780691182667
eISBN:
9780691184890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691182667.003.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher Education

This chapter argues that the traditional structures and purposes of colleges and universities are intended to produce two outcomes: the expansion of knowledge, principally in the disciplines but also ... More


Growing Up Queer: Kids and the Remaking of LGBTQ Identity

Mary Robertson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781479879601
eISBN:
9781479807512
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479879601.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Growing Up Queer explores what it is like being young and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer (LGBTQ) in the United States today. Using interviews and ethnographic research conducted at ... More


The Path to Gay Rights: How Activism and Coming Out Changed Public Opinion

Jeremiah J. Garretson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781479822133
eISBN:
9781479824236
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479822133.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Why Tolerance Triumphed is the first accessible, data-driven account of how the LGBTQ movement achieved its most unexpected victory---the liberalization of mass opinion on gay rights. The current ... More


Pride Parades: How a Parade Changed the World

Katherine McFarland Bruce

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781479803613
eISBN:
9781479817788
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479803613.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

Pride Parades tells the story of Pride in two parts. In Part I, the author explores how gays and lesbians established the event in the early 1970s as a parade to affirm gay identities. Situating this ... More


French and Spanish Queer Film: Audiences, Communities and Cultural Exchange

Chris Perriam and Darren Waldron

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780748699193
eISBN:
9781474422017
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748699193.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book advances the current state of film audience research and of our knowledge of sexuality in transnational contexts, by analysing how French LGBTQ films are seen in Spain and Spanish ones in ... More


Sexuality and the Unnatural in Colonial Latin America

Zeb Tortorici (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520288140
eISBN:
9780520963184
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520288140.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This book explorse the history of illicit and alternative sexualities in Latin America’s colonial and early national periods. Together the chapters examine how “the unnatural” came to inscribe ... More


Straights: Heterosexuality in Post-Closeted Culture

James Joseph Dean

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814762752
eISBN:
9780814785812
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814762752.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Since the Stonewall Riots in 1969, the politics of sexual identity in America have drastically transformed. But the changes wrought by a so-called “post-closeted culture” have not just affected the ... More


Transforming the Ivory Tower: Challenging Racism, Sexism, and Homophobia in the Academy

Brett C. Stockdill and Mary Yu Danico (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824835262
eISBN:
9780824870645
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824835262.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

People outside and within colleges and universities often view these institutions as fair and reasonable, far removed from the inequalities that afflict society in general. Despite greater numbers of ... More


Identifying and experiencing domestic violence and abuse

Catherine Donovan and Marianne Hester

in Domestic violence and sexuality: What’s love got to do with it?

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781447307433
eISBN:
9781447311638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447307433.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter considers key findings from the COHSAR UK-wide survey. Over a third of respondents said they had experienced DVA ever in a same sex relationship and more had experienced at least one ... More


Sexuality in School: The Limits of Education

Jen Gilbert

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816686377
eISBN:
9781452948959
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816686377.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

Sexuality in School: The Limits of Education is a study of the educational breakdowns, conflicts and controversies that emerge as sexuality circulates through the spaces and relations of schooling. I ... More


Queer Aging: The Gayby Boomers and a New Frontier for Gerontology

Jesus Ramirez-Valles

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190276348
eISBN:
9780190276379
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190276348.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The aging of gay men is as revolutionary as the movements for gay liberation and AIDS. With the aging of the Baby Boomer generation, we are witnessing a new phenomenon: gay men entering old age. This ... More


Introduction: “A Whole Lot of Queer”

Mary Robertson

in Growing Up Queer: Kids and the Remaking of LGBTQ Identity

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781479879601
eISBN:
9781479807512
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479879601.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter introduces the reader to Spectrum—the LGBTQ youth drop-in center that is the focus of this ethnography. Using Sara Ahmed’s concept of queer orientation it argues that this is not a ... More


Welcome to Spectrum: A Place to Be Queer

Mary Robertson

in Growing Up Queer: Kids and the Remaking of LGBTQ Identity

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781479879601
eISBN:
9781479807512
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479879601.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter places Spectrum into geographical, social, and political context for the reader. It explains where Spectrum is located, what it looks and feels like, its role in relationship to ... More


Contesting Homosexuality’s Imagination, 1945–2015

Peter Hart-Brinson

in The Gay Marriage Generation: How the LGBTQ Movement Transformed American Culture

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781479800513
eISBN:
9781479823949
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479800513.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter describes how homosexuality in the American imagination changed during the lifetimes of contemporary Americans. It traces the history of political battles over gay rights and the ... More


The Romantic Lives of Emerging Adults: Getting from I to We

Varda Konstam

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190639778
eISBN:
9780190639792
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190639778.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

The romantic lives of emerging adults are often baffling and contradictory: they prize committed and authentic relationships, yet they appear to be reluctant participants, and they prefer to foster ... More


Queer Dance

Clare Croft (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780199377329
eISBN:
9780199377350
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199377329.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance

Queer Dance argues that dance has a particular charge in the larger field of queer activism and study because it emphasizes and offers language for how public, physical action can be a force of ... More


Queering Families: The Postmodern Partnerships of Cisgender Women and Transgender Men

Carla A. Pfeffer

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780199908059
eISBN:
9780190656355
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199908059.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

A feminist sociologist by training, Carla A. Pfeffer studies women whose boyfriends and husbands have not always been recognized as men in the world. The transgender partners of the women Pfeffer ... More


“They Had No Rest from This Torment”: Encountering the Apocalypse of Peter

Brock Perry

in Sexual Disorientations: Queer Temporalities, Affects, Theologies

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780823277513
eISBN:
9780823280483
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823277513.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

Many have been left behind by the apparent push into a brighter future of growing civil and religious acceptance for LGBTQ people. Taking note of the rhetoric of recent accounts of the progress for ... More


Coming into view?: The experiences of LGBT young people in the care system in Northern Ireland

Nicola Carr and John Pinkerton

in Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans health inequalities: International perspectives in social work

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781447309673
eISBN:
9781447313526
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447309673.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This chapter considers the needs of LGBT young people in care. Relevant literature is examined and discussed with reference to the social ecology of care and concepts of minority stress and ... More


A Transformed Society: LGBT Rights in the United States

Jeremiah J. Garretson

in The Path to Gay Rights: How Activism and Coming Out Changed Public Opinion

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781479822133
eISBN:
9781479824236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479822133.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The introductory chapter first outlines the basic puzzle that the book will focus on explaining: Why have mass attitudes involving lesbians and gays changed so radically since the early 1990s when ... More


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