Positively gay :

Positively gay : new approaches to gay and lesbian life / edited by Betty Berzon ; foreword by Barney Frank. - 3rd ed. - Berkeley ; Toronto : Celestial Arts, c2001. - x, 397 p. ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references.

Acknowledgments -- Foreword / Introduction / Developing a positive gay and lesbian identity / Coming out inside / The ever changing lesbian social scene / The ever changing world of gay men / Gay men's sexualities: reflections at the dawn of the millennium / Building successful relationships / Lesbian couples: special issues / Telling the family you're gay / For parents of lesbians and gays / We are family: gay and lesbian parents and their rights / The old lesbian / The older gay man / Judaism: a time of change / Protestantism and gay and lesbian freedom / Catholicism: on the compatibility of sexuality and faith / Job security in the workplace: legal protections for lesbians and gay men / Financial planning: making the best use of your money / Take back the day: opening the corporate closet / Using your gay and lesbian voting power / African-American issues: the soul of it / Latino issues: gay and lesbian latinos claiming La Raza / Asian-Pacific Islander issues: identity integration and pride / Native gay and lesbian issues: the two-spirit people / The brave new world of gay and lesbian youth / The importance of telling our stories / The Positively Gay discussion guide -- Contributors. Barney Frank -- Betty Berzon -- Betty Berzon -- Mark Thompson -- Robin Podolsky -- Michael Bronski -- Michael Shernoff -- Betty Berzon -- Nancy Toder -- Betty Berzon -- Betty Fairchild -- Joseph R. Price -- Del Martin and Phyllis Lyon -- Raymond M. Berger and James J. Kelly ; revised and updated by Richard Gollance -- Rabbi Denise L. Eger -- Rev. William R. Johnson -- Father Robert Nugent -- David Link and Thomas F. Coleman ; revised and updated by Alan LoFaso -- Jonathan A. Wright -- Brian McNaught -- R. Adam DeBaugh -- Ayofemi Folayan -- Eric-Steven Gutierrez -- Terry S. Gock -- Terry Tafoya -- Teresa DeCrescenzo and Emilia Lombardi -- John Preston. -- BEING GAY: PERSONAL ISSUES, SOCIAL OPTIONS. PARTNERING: THE SPECIAL ISSUES OF SAME-SEX COUPLING. FAMILY RELATIONS: FRESH PERSPECTIVES. AGING: A SEASON OF GRACE. RELIGION: RECONCILING THE SPIRITUAL DILEMMA. THE PRACTICAL ASPECTS: TAKING CONTROL OF YOUR LIFE. PEOPLE OF COLOR: THE SPECIAL EXPERIENCES OF MINORITIES WITHIN A MINORITY. YOUNG PEOPLE: THE FUTURE OF OUR COMMUNITY. TELLING OUR STORIES.

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Gay men--United States.
Lesbians--United States.

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