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Author Knauer, Nancy J., 1961-
Title Gay and lesbian elders : history, law, and identity politics in the United States / Nancy J. Knauer
Imprint Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, c2011
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  KF4754.5 .K58 2011    AVAILABLE    30660020089236
Descript ix, 170 p. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-164) and index
The making of the pre-Stonewall generation -- Pre-Stonewall views on homosexuality -- Gay and lesbian elders in the new millennium -- The invisibility of gay and lesbian elders: the de-sexualized senior and the hyper-sexualized homosexual -- Ageism within the gay and lesbian community -- Homophobia and heteronormativity among the senior community and service providers -- The contemporary movement for gay and lesbian equality -- The legal fragility of same-sex partnerships and chosen family -- Financial insecurity and legal barriers to equality -- Fear of discrimination and anti-gay bias
Subject Older gays -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States
Older gays -- United States -- Social conditions
Gay rights -- United States
Gay rights -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Old age -- Social aspects -- United States
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