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Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Public Policy Issues: A Citizen's and Administrator's Guide to the New Cultural Struggle (Haworth Gay & Lesbian Studies)
Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Public Policy Issues A Citizen's and Administrator's Guide to the New Cultural Struggle - Haworth Gay & Lesbian Studies
ISBN-13: 9781560239161
ISBN-10: 1560239166
Publication Date: 11/1997
Pages: 148
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Publisher: Haworth Press
Book Type: Paperback
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From the back cover: "In response to the cultural war declared upon gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered people by the radical right, GAY/LESBIAN/BISEXUAL/TRANSGENDER PUBLIC POLICY ISSUES gives you an inside look at the gay community's perspectives on the four major issues of school curricula, workplace protections, legitimization of same-sex relationships, and protections against discrimination. Gay or straight, you will truly find your eyes opened as you read about:
-discriminaiton against gay and lesbian people by the American system of justice
-congressional indifference to workplace oppression
-the origins and aims of the religious right
-services to meet the needs of gay youths in the school environment
-confrontations administrators face in dealing with sexual orientation issues
-gay and lesbian role models and multicultural activities for adolescents."