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Gay Rights / Edition 2

Gay Rights / Edition 2

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by Rachel Kranz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0816058105

ISBN-13: 9780816058105

Pub. Date: 08/28/2005

Publisher: Facts on File, Incorporated

Kranz has written numerous nonfiction books for young adults on assorted health- and psychology-related topics; Cusick is an editor and theater artist, and has been actively involved with the New York City organization, Heritage of Pride. They offer a concise treatment of the major issues in the gay rights movement. Coverage includes an overview of the movement and

Overview

Kranz has written numerous nonfiction books for young adults on assorted health- and psychology-related topics; Cusick is an editor and theater artist, and has been actively involved with the New York City organization, Heritage of Pride. They offer a concise treatment of the major issues in the gay rights movement. Coverage includes an overview of the movement and its history; legal issues; cultural issues in the areas of education, the arts, popular culture, religion, and public opinion; brief biographies of key figures; a glossary of terms; and a variety of resources for further research, including an annotated bibliography of recent articles and major books, and lists of organizations, both pro and con. The text has been updated throughout to reflect developments through early 2005. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816058105
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/28/2005
Series:
Library in a Book Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
14 - 18 Years

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Part IOverview of the Topic
Chapter 1Introduction to Gay Rights3
Chapter 2The Law of Gay Rights70
Chapter 3Gay Rights and U.S. Culture101
Chapter 4Chronology122
Chapter 5Biographical Listing135
Chapter 6Glossary152
Part IIGuide to Further Research
Chapter 7How to Research Gay Rights161
Chapter 8Annotated Bibliography170
Chapter 9Organizations and Agencies243
Part IIIAppendices
Appendix AExcerpts from Court Decisions253
Appendix BExcerpts from Statements of Government Policy and Legislation272
Appendix CExcerpts from Historical Documents276
Credits286
Index287

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