Queer Family Values

In fact , if we consider intergenerational relations , the necessity of queer politics framed within the radical democratic model that I discussed in chapter 3 becomes more compelling . Central to such a political agenda must be ...

Queer Family Values

American culture is at war over "family values." And with the issue of gay and lesbian marriage often at the center of this discourse, notable thinkers like Andrew Sullivan, William Eskridge, Urvashi Vaid, and Torie Osborn have engaged in the battle. But why, Valerie Lehr asks, debate over the right of gays to take part in a socially defined institution designed to perpetuate inequalities among people?

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Queer Mobilizations
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Mary Bernstein, Anna-Maria Marshall
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-01 - Publisher: NYU Press

Fighting for marriage and family rights; protection from discrimination in employment, education, and housing; criminal law reform; economic justice; and health care reform: the LGBT movement is engaged in some of the most important cultural and political battles of our times. Seeking to reshape many of our basic social institutions,
LGBT-Parent Families
Language: en
Pages: 371
Authors: Abbie E. Goldberg, Katherine R. Allen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-11 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

LGBT-Parent Families is the first handbook to provide a comprehensive examination of this underserved area. Reflecting the nature of this issue, the volume is notably interdisciplinary, with contributions from scholars in psychology, sociology, human development, family studies, gender studies, sexuality studies, legal studies, social work, and anthropology. Additionally, scholarship from
We Are Not Dreamers
Language: en
Pages: 263
Authors: Leisy J. Abrego, Genevieve Negrón-Gonzales
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-14 - Publisher: Duke University Press

The widely recognized “Dreamer narrative” celebrates the educational and economic achievements of undocumented youth to justify a path to citizenship. While a well-intentioned, strategic tactic to garner political support of undocumented youth, it has promoted the idea that access to citizenship and rights should be granted only to a select
Queer Kinship on the Edge? Families of Choice in Poland
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Joanna Mizielińska
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-05-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Queer Kinship on the Edge explores ways in which queer families from Central and Easter Europe complicate the mainstream picture of queer kinship and families researched in the Anglo-American contexts. The book presents findings from under-represented localities as a starting point to query some of the expectations about queer kinship
Queer Sexualities: Diversifying Queer, Queering Diversity
Language: en
Authors: Vikki Fraser
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-04 - Publisher: BRILL

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