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Homophobia : how we all pay the price / edited by Warren J. Blumenfeld
Bib ID 348558
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Description Boston : Beacon Press, c1992 
x, 308 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0807079189
0807079197 (paperback)
Full contents
  • I. Definitions and Origins: Homophobia and Other Oppressions. 1. Squeezed into Gender Envelopes / Warren J. Blumenfeld. 2. S(h)ifting the Terms of Hetero/Sexism: Gender, Power, Homophobias / Ann Pellegrini. 3. Racism and Homophobia as Reflections on Their Perpetrators / Phillip Brian Harper. 4. Moving beyond Binary Thinking / Robyn Ochs and Marcia Deihl
  • II. Children, Families, and Homophobia. 5. From Silence to Suicide: Measuring a Mother's Loss / B. Jaye Miller. 6. "It Has Nothing to Do with Me" / Diane Elze. 7. "In the Best Interests of the Child": Thoughts on Homophobia and Parenting / Diane Raymond. 8. Homophobia, Homosexuality, and Heterosexual Marriage / Jean S. Gochros
  • III. Other Societal Manifestations of Homophobia. 9. Appearances / Carmen Vasquez. 10. Lesbian Baiting as Sexual Harassment: Women in the Military / Michelle M. Benecke and Kirstin S. Dodge. 11. Loving What Is Real: Toward an Inclusive Jewish Family / Margaret Holub.
  • 12. True to Our Tradition / Gary E. Doupe. 13. Homophobia, Censorship, and the Arts / David Eberly. 14. Homophobia and AIDS Public Policy / Jeffrey Levi
  • IV. Breaking Free. 15. On Being Heterosexual in a Homophobic World / Cooper Thompson. 16. Homophobia and the Healing of Society / Amanda Udis-Kessler. 17. Benefits for Nonhomophobic Societies: An Anthropological Perspective / Walter L. Williams
  • Appendix: Conducting Antiheterosexism Workshops: A Sample / Warren J. Blumenfeld.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Homophobia -- United States.  |  Heterosexism -- United States.
Other authors/contributors Blumenfeld, Warren J., 1947-

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