Hate Crimes: Confronting Violence Against Lesbians and Gay Men

Hate Crimes: Confronting Violence Against Lesbians and Gay Men

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780803945418
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 12/04/1991
Pages: 328
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword - The Honorable John Conyers Jr
Introduction
Survivor's Story - Claudia Brenner
Eight Bullets
PART ONE: AN OVERVIEW OF THE PROBLEM
Anti-Gay Violence and Victimizaton in the United States - Kevin T Berrill
An Overview
Trends in Violence and Discrimination Against Gay Men in New York City - Laura Dean, Shanyu Wu and John L Martin
1984 to 1990
Violence in the Streets - Beatrice von Schulthess
Anti-Lesbian Assault and Harassment in San Francisco
Violence Against Lesbian and Gay Male Youths - Joyce Hunter
Survivor's Story - Bob Gravel
PART TWO: THE CONTEXT
The Social Context of Hate Crimes - Gregory M Herek
Notes on Cultural Heterosexism
The Ecology of Anti-Gay Violence - Howard J Ehrlich
Conceptualizing Anti-Gay Violence - Joseph Harry
Thinking More Clearly About Hate-Motivated Crimes - Richard A Berk, Elizabeth A Boyd and Karl M Hamner
Survivor's Story - William Edward Hassel
PART THREE: PERPETRATORS
Psychological Heterosexism and Anti-Gay Violence - Gregory M Herek
The Social Psychology of Bigotry and Bashing
Kids Who Attack Gays - Eric Weissman
Gay-Bashing - Karl M Hamner
A Social Identity Analysis of Violence Against Lesbians and Gay Men
The Gay Bashers - Michael Collins
Survivor's Story - Kathleen Sarris
PART FOUR: SURVIVING AND RESPONDING
Violence and Victimization of Lesbians and Gay Men - Linda Garnets, Gregory M Herek and Barrie Levy
Mental Health Consequences
Treatment and Service Interventions for Lesbian and Gay Male Crime Victims - David M Wertheimer
The Community Response to Violence in San Francisco - Gregory M Herek
An Interview with Wenny Kusuma, Lester Olmstead-Rose and Jill Tregor
Organizing Against Hate on Campus - Kevin T Berrill
Strategies for Activists
Documenting the Victimization of Lesbians and Gay Men - Gregory M Herek and Kevin T Berrill
Methodological Issues
PART FIVE: IMPLICATIONS FOR POLICY
Primary and Secondary Victimization in Anti-Gay Hate Crimes - Kevin T Berrill and Gregory M Herek
Official Response and Public Policy

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