The politics of gay rights / edited by Craig A. Rimmerman, Kenneth D. Wald, and Clyde Wilcox.Material type: TextSeries: The Chicago series on sexuality, history, and societyPublication details: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2000.Description: xvi, 460 p. ; 24 cmISBN:
- 305.9/0664/0973 21
- HQ76.8.U5 P65 2000
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Brief bio-bibliographical notes on contributors: p. ix-xiii.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
The context of gay politics / Kenneth D. Wald -- I. The Gay Movement. Cycles of change, questions of strategy: the gay and lesbian movement after fifty years / John D'Emilio -- Beyond political mainstreaming: reflections on lesbian and gay organizations and the grassroots / Craig A. Rimmerman -- Where rhetoric meets reality: the role of black lesbians and gays in "queer" politics / Keith O. Boykin -- Lesbian and gay policy priorities: commonality and difference / Jean Reith Schroedel, Pamela Fiber -- II. The Opposition. Antigay: varieties of opposition to gay rights / John C. Green -- The gay agenda is the devil's agenda: the Christian right's vision and the role of the state / Didi Herman -- Direct democracy and gay rights initiatives after Romer / Todd Donovan, Jim Wenzel, Shaun Bowler -- III. The Issues. DOMA and ENDA: Congress votes on gay rights / Gregory B. Lewis, Jonathan L. Edelson -- Gays and AIDS: democratizing disease? / Mark Carl Rom -- Sex/uality and military service / Francine D'Amico -- IV. The Arenas. The politics of gay rights at the local and state level / James W. Button, Barbara A. Rienzo, Kenneth D. Wald -- Lesbian and gay politics in the states: interest groups, electoral politics, and policy / Donald P. Haider-Markel -- Gay and lesbian issues in the congressional arena / Colton C. Campbell, Roger H. Davidson -- Sex and the Supreme Court: gays, lesbians, and justice / Sarah E. Brewer, David Kaib, Karen O'Connor -- Gay rights in the public sphere: public opinion on gay and lesbian equality / Clyde Wilcox, Robin Wolpert.
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