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Author Sloan, Lacey

Title Violence and Social Injustice Against Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual People
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (148 pages)
Contents Cover; Violence and Social InjusticeAgainst Lesbian, Gayand Bisexual People; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Foreword; Introduction; Violence; Conceptualizing Violence Against Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Intersexual, and Transgendered People; Hate Crimes Motivated by Sexual Orientation: Police Reporting and Training; Violence and Lesbian and Gay Youth; Prevalence of Suicide Attempts and Suicidal Ideation Among Lesbian and Gay Youth; Social Injustice; Wedded to the Status Quo: Same-Sex Marriage After Baehr v. Lewin
Working Against Discrimination: Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual People on the JobMujer, Latina, Lesbiana-Notes on the Multidimensionality of Economic and Sociopolitical Injustice; Homosexuality and Latino/as: Towards an Integration of Identities; Index
Summary Violence and Social Injustice Against Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual People helps you look past the stereotypical picture of violence against sexual minorities--the public physical assaults on gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered youth by hypermasculine male thugs--and directs you toward the many daily acts of quiet violence that go on, unhindered, in the workaday settings of our legal, social, educational, and law-enforcement institutions. You'll learn about the frightening prevelance of complacency, homophobic ignorance, and apathy that pervades our police departments, courts, high schools,
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Subject Bisexuals -- Violence against.
Gay men -- Violence against.
Lesbians -- Violence against.
Social justice.
Form Electronic book
Author Gustavsson, Nora
ISBN 1317789806 (electronic bk.)
9781317789802 (electronic bk.)