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Call # HQ76.8.U5 C74 2000
Title Creating change : sexuality, public policy, and civil rights / edited by John D'Emilio, William B. Turner, Urvashi Vaid
Imprint New York : St. Martin's Press, 2000
Edition 1st ed
Book Cover
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 WMS STACKS  HQ76.8.U5 C74 2000    DUE 07-31-15

Details

Descript. xii, 526 p. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references
Subject Gay liberation movement -- United States -- History
Gay rights -- United States -- History
Gays -- Government policy -- United States -- History
Alt Author D'Emilio, John
Turner, William B. (William Benjamin), 1964-
Vaid, Urvashi
OCLC # 44026444
Table of Contents
 Introduction 
IViews of the Top 
 1Mirror Images: Lesbian/Gay Civil Rights in the Carter and Reagan Administrations / William B. Turner3
 2Beating Around Bush: Gay Rights and America's 41st President / Joe Rollins29
 3A "Friend" in the White House? Reflections on the Clinton Presidency / Craig A. Rimmerman43
 4From Bowers v. Hardwick to Romer v. Evans: Lesbian and Gay Rights in the U.S. Supreme Court / Arthur S. Leonard57
IIAccessing Institutions 
 5From Agitator to Insider: Fighting for Inclusion in the Democratic Party / Jean O'Leary81
 6Caught Between Worlds: Gay Republicans Step Out, and into the Political Fray / Richard Tafel115
 7A Wheel Within a Wheel: Sexual Orientation and the Federal Workforce / Leonard P. Hirsch131
IIIGay Agendas 
 8The Federal Gay Rights Bill: From Bella to ENDA / Chai R. Feldblum149
 9Government v. Gays: Two Sad Stories with Two Happy Endings, Civil Service Employment and Security Clearances / Franklin E. Kameny188
 10American Immigration Law: A Case Study in the Effective Use of the Political Process / Barney Frank208
 11Getting It Straight: A Review of the "Gays in the Military" Debate / Tim McFeeley236
 12Bridging Race, Class, and Sexuality for School Reform [et al.] / N'Tanya Lee, Don Murphy, Lisa North251
 13The Emergence of a Gay and Lesbian Antiviolence Movement / David M. Wertheimer261
IVFamily Values 
 14Couples: Marriage, Civil Union, and Domestic Partnership / David L. Chambers281
 15Raising Children: Lesbian and Gay Parents Face the Public and the Courts / Nancy D. Polikoff305
 16Family Values: From the White House Conference on Families to the Family Protection Act / Thomas J. Burrows336
VThe Politics of Health 
 17Advocating for Lesbian Health in the Clinton Years / Marj Plumb361
 18Contested Membership: Black Gay Identities and the Politics of AIDS / Cathy J. Cohen382
 19The Ryan White CARE Act: An Impressive, Dubious Accomplishment / John-Manuel Andriote407
VIBuilding Movement 
 20Lesbians Travel the Roads of Feminism Globally / Charlotte Bunch, Claudia Hinojosa423
 21Three Marches, Many Lessons / Nadine Smith438
 22Facing Discrimination, Organizing for Freedom: The Transgender Community / Phyllis Randolph Frye451
 23Organizational Tales: Interpreting the NGLTF Story / John D'Emilio469
 Notes487
 Notes on Contributors521