Books in category Social Science – Gay Studies

  • Asexualities

    Karli June Cerankowski, Megan Milks

    Together, these essays challenge the ways in which we imagine gender and sexuality in relation to desire and sexual practice. Asexualities provides a critical reevaluation of even the most radical queer theorizations of sexuality.

  • How the Religious Right Shaped Lesbian and Gay Activism

    How the Religious Right Shaped Lesbian and Gay Activism
    Tina Fetner

    In this accessible and grounded work, Tina Fetner uncovers a remarkably complex relationship between the two movementsa one that transcends political rivalry.

  • Addressing Homophobia and Heterosexism on College Campuses

    Addressing Homophobia and Heterosexism on College Campuses
    Elizabeth P. Cramer

    This book presents an integrated approach toward changing attitudes about lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) students, faculty, and staff on contemporary college campuses.

  • Forms of Desire

    Forms of Desire
    Edward Stein

    By bringing together papers which discuss different versions of social constructionism, as well as a number of papers critical of the view, the anthology provides easy access to the important essays on the topic and makes more transparent …

  • Bisexuality and Transgenderism

    Bisexuality and Transgenderism
    Jonathan Alexander, Karen Yescavage

    Contains essays on: biphobia and transphobia within the United States' gay and lesbian community; the bi/trans and subversive aspects of the works and images of cultural icons Angelina Jolie and Sandra Bernhardt; how bisexual and …

  • Viva la Raza

    Viva la Raza
    Yolanda Alaniz, Megan Cornish

    "A history of Chicana and Chicano militancy that explores the question of whether this social movement is a racial or a national struggle"–Provided by publisher.

  • Transgender Emergence

    Transgender Emergence
    Arlene Istar Lev

    The book examines: the six stages of transgender emergence coming out transgendered as a normative process of gender identity development thinking "outside the box" in the deconstruction of sex and gender the difference between sexual …

  • Letters to ONE

    Letters to ONE
    Craig M. Loftin

    Collection of letters written to the first openly gay magazine in the United States.

  • When Homosexuality Hits Home

    When Homosexuality Hits Home
    Joe Dallas

    This guide explains to readers how to maintain a balance between compassion and conviction when a loved one "comes out," what their loved one has gone through feeling "different," the probable causes of their loved one's sexual orientation, …

  • Flaming Classics

    Flaming Classics
    Alexander Doty

    In his wicked readings of film favorites, Doty takes readers to the queer side of criticism, offering fresh and controversial views of the stars, the plots, and the directors of our best loved and most iconic films. 14 photos.

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