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Stulberg, Lisa M. - LGBTQ Social Movements, ebook

LGBTQ Social Movements

Stulberg, Lisa M.


 LGBTQ Social Movements provides an accessible introduction to mainstream LGBTQ movements in the US, illustrating the many forms that LGBTQ activism has taken since the mid-twentieth century. 
Covering a range of topics,

Pullen, Christopher - LGBT Transnational Identity and the Media, ebook

LGBT Transnational Identity and the Media

Pullen, Christopher


The Argentinean Movement for Same-Sex Marriage
Margaret Cooper
8. The Politics of Reclaiming Identity: Representing the Mak Nyahs in Bukak Api
Andrew Hock Soon Ng
Part II. Adaptation and Postcolonial Transitions
9. Queer (Im)possibilities: Alaa

Peterson, Dana - Handbook of LGBT Communities, Crime, and Justice, ebook

Handbook of LGBT Communities, Crime, and Justice

Peterson, Dana


Introduction and Overview of LGBT Communities, Crime, and Justice
1. Introduction: Reducing the Invisibility of Sexual and Gender Identities in Criminology and Criminal Justice
Dana Peterson, Vanessa R. Panfil
2. “Queering Criminology”: Overview of the

Altman, Dennis - Queer Wars, ebook

Queer Wars

Altman, Dennis


The claim that ?LGBT rights are human rights? encounters fierce opposition in many parts of the world, as governments and religious leaders have used resistance to ?LGBT rights? to cast themselves as defenders of traditional values against neo-colonial

Heller, Dana - Hairspray, ebook


Heller, Dana


By reconsidering assumptions about mainstream popular culture and its revolutionary possibilities, author Dana Heller reveals that John Waters' popular 1988 film Hairspray is the director's most subversive movie.Represents the first scholarly work on…

Slootmaeckers, Koen - The EU Enlargement and Gay Politics, ebook

The EU Enlargement and Gay Politics

Slootmaeckers, Koen


Introduction: EU Enlargement and LGBT Rights—Beyond Symbolism?
Koen Slootmaeckers, Heleen Touquet, Peter Vermeersch
Part I. The Broader Picture: LGBT Issues in the EU
2. The Co-evolution of EU’s Eastern Enlargement and LGBT

Besgul, Ozge Onursal - Contemporary Turkey at a Glance, ebook

Contemporary Turkey at a Glance

Besgul, Ozge Onursal


Islamist Party Identity in Right-Wing Milieus: The Case of the National Outlook Movement in Kayseri (1960 – 1980)
İpek Gencel Sezgin
9. Headscarf in the Context of Precarious Work: A Critical Approach to the Headscarf Discussion in Turkey
Feyda Sayan-Cengiz