TOPIC: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual Issues
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Legal Ethical Issues
Related Agencies and Websites
Children of Lesbians and Gays Everywhere
Day of Silence
Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation
Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network
Gay-Straight Alliance Network
Human Rights Campaign
Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
The Point Foundation--Scholarships for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Students
Teen Health FX
Relevant Publications That Can Be Obtained Through Libraries
A lesbian/straight team approach to changing attitudes toward lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered people.
Liddle, B. J., Stowe, A. M. (2002). Journal of Lesbian Studies, 6, 99-108
- Beyond Progress and Marginalization: LGBTQ Youth in Educational Contexts. Crowley, M. S., Massey, S. G., & Bertram, C. C. (2009). Peter Lang Publishing.
- Bound and gagged: Sexual silences, gender conformity and the gay male teacher.
Rofes, E. (2000).Sexualities, 3, 439-462
Demographics of the gay and lesbian population in the United States. Black, D., Gates, G.,
Sanders, S. G. & Taylor, L. (2000). Demography, 37, 139-154.
How Homophobia Hurts Children: Nurturing Diversity at Home, at School and in the Community.
Del Castillo, F. (2003). Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, 24, 381
It Gets Better: Coming Out, Overcoming Bullying, and Creating a Life Worth Living. By Savage, D. and Miller, T. Dutton.(2011).
Lesbian, gay, and bisexual identities and youth: Psychological perspectives. D'Augelli, A. R. (ED);
Patterson, C. J. (ED). (2001). London, Oxford University Press.
Naming the "outsider within": Homophobic pejoratives and the verbal abuse of lesbian, gay and bisexual high-school pupils.
Thurlow, C. (2001). Journal of Adolescence. Special Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Youth, 24, 25-38
- The New Gay Teenager. Savin-Williams, R. (2006). Harvard University Press.
The Right to be Out: Sexual Identity and Gender Identity In America's Public Schools. By Biegel, S. University of MN Press. (2010).
Psychological perspectives on lesbian, gay, and bisexual experiences (2nd ed.).
Garnets, L. D. (ED); Kimmel, D. C. (ED). (2003). New York, NY, US: Columbia University Press.
Sexual Orientation and Risk Factors for Suicidal Ideation and Suicide Attempts Among Adolescents and Young Adults/
Silenzio, V.M; Pena J.B; Duberstein P.R; Cerel J; Knox K. L. (2007). American Journal of Public Health.
Social Justice, Democratic Education and the Silencing of Words that Wound.
Applebaum, B. (2003). Journal of Moral Education, 32, 151-162
Substance abuse among gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning adolescents. Jordan, K. M. (2000). School
Psychology Review. Special Mini-Series: Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transexual, and questioning youths, 29, 201-206
Victim experiences in hate crimes based on sexual orientation.
Herek, G. M; Cogan, J. C; Gillis, J. R. (2002). Journal of Social Issues, 58, 319-339
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