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Gay and lesbian rights : a reference handbook / David E. Newton
Bib ID 487018
Format BookBook
Author
Newton, David E
 
Description Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1994 
xii, 214 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0874367115 (alkaline paper)
087436745X (alkaline paper)
Series

Contemporary world issues

Full contents
  • Marion Gordon (Pat) Robertson (1930- ). Craig Rodwell (1941-1993). David Scondras (1946- ). Allen Spear (1937- ). Tom Stoddard (1948- ). Gerry Studds (1937-). Tim Sweeney (1954- ). John Addington Symonds (1840-1893). Karl Heinrich Ulrichs (1825-1895). Bruce Voeller (1934-1994)
  • 4. Statements and Documents. Some Views on Gay Rights Issues. Existing and Proposed Legislation Dealing with Gay Rights. Domestic Partnerships. Some Important Court Decisions Involving Gay Rights Issues. Policy on Homosexual Conduct in the Armed Forces
  • 5. Directory of Organizations. National Gay and Lesbian Rights Organizations. State and Local Gay and Lesbian Rights Organizations. Organizations Opposed to Gay and Lesbian Rights
  • 6. Selected Print Resources. Bibliographies. General Books. Articles. Periodicals
  • 7. Selected Nonprint Resources.
 
Partial contents
  • 1. The Struggle for Gay and Lesbian Rights. A Short History of the Gay Rights Movement. The Gay Liberation Movement. Housing and Employment Issues. Sodomy Laws. Hate Crimes against Gays and Lesbians. Issues of Free Speech and Assembly. Issues Surrounding Personal Relationships. Additional Issues. Opposition to Gay and Lesbian Rights. Public Attitudes toward Gay and Lesbian Rights. HIV and the Gay Rights Issue
  • 2. Chronology
  • 3. Biographical Sketches. Howard Juniah Brown (1924-1975). Charlotte Bunch (1944- ). Edward Carpenter (1844-1929). Martin Bauml Duberman (1930- ). Steve Endean (1949-1993). Jerry L. Falwell (1933- ). Barney Frank (1940- ). Barbara Gittings (1932- ). Henry (Harry) Hay (1912- ). Jesse Helms (1921- ). Magnus Hirschfeld (1868-1935). Franklin Kameny (1925-). Phyllis Lyon (1924- ). Del Martin (1921- ). Leonard Matlovich (1943-1988). Harvey Milk (1930-1978). Jim Owles (1946-1993). Will Perkins (1928- ). Troy Perry (1940- ).
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Gay rights -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.  |  Gay liberation movement -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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