The Resource The gay revolution : the story of the struggle, Lillian Faderman

The gay revolution : the story of the struggle, Lillian Faderman

Label
The gay revolution : the story of the struggle
Title
The gay revolution
Title remainder
the story of the struggle
Statement of responsibility
Lillian Faderman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A chronicle of the modern struggle for gay, lesbian and transgender rights draws on interviews with politicians, military figures, legal activists and members of the LGBT community to document the cause's struggles since the 1950s
Summary
A chronicle of the modern struggle for gay, lesbian and transgender rights draws on interviews with politicians, military figures, legal activists and members of the LGBT community to document the cause's struggles since the 1950s
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2016.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2015
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2015
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10446357
Cataloging source
DLC
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Faderman, Lillian
Dewey number
306.76/60973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gay rights
  • Gay liberation movement
  • Gays
  • Gay liberation movement
  • Gay rights
  • Gays
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of the struggle
Label
The gay revolution : the story of the struggle, Lillian Faderman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [641]-767) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Scapegoats. Lawbreakers and loonies ; America hunts for witches ; No army of lovers : toward a homosexual-free military ; America protects its youngsters -- The homophiles. Mattachine ; The daughters ; Jousts with the four horsemen -- Revolts before the revolution. Slivers of space and justice ; Throwing down the gauntlet ; The homosexual American citizen takes the government to court -- Earthquake : the Stonewall years. The riots ; Say it proud, and loud : new gay politics ; Less talk and more action : the Gay Activists Alliance ; A parallel revolution : lesbian feminists -- A place at the table. Dressing for dinner ; How gays and lesbians stopped being crazies ; The culture war in earnest -- How Anita Bryant advanced gay and lesbian civil rights. Enter, Anita ; How to lose a battle ; Grappling with defeat ; Learning how to win -- Ashes and phoenixes. Of martyrs and marches ; The plague ; Family values -- Demanding to serve. New gays and lesbians versus the old military ; Don't ask, don't tell, don't serve ; "Get 'Don't ask, don't tell' done!" -- LGBT American citizens. How lesbians and gays stopped being sex criminals ; "The first law in American history that begins the job of protecting LGBT people" ; A forty-year war : the struggle for workplace protection -- "What justification could there possibly be for denying homosexuals the benefits of marriage?". "The status that everyone understands as the ultimate expression of love and commitment" ; Getting it right, and wrong, in the West ; The evolution of a president and the country
Control code
1410014
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xx, 794 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451694116
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2015007285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781451694116
  • (OCoLC)894746792
Label
The gay revolution : the story of the struggle, Lillian Faderman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [641]-767) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Scapegoats. Lawbreakers and loonies ; America hunts for witches ; No army of lovers : toward a homosexual-free military ; America protects its youngsters -- The homophiles. Mattachine ; The daughters ; Jousts with the four horsemen -- Revolts before the revolution. Slivers of space and justice ; Throwing down the gauntlet ; The homosexual American citizen takes the government to court -- Earthquake : the Stonewall years. The riots ; Say it proud, and loud : new gay politics ; Less talk and more action : the Gay Activists Alliance ; A parallel revolution : lesbian feminists -- A place at the table. Dressing for dinner ; How gays and lesbians stopped being crazies ; The culture war in earnest -- How Anita Bryant advanced gay and lesbian civil rights. Enter, Anita ; How to lose a battle ; Grappling with defeat ; Learning how to win -- Ashes and phoenixes. Of martyrs and marches ; The plague ; Family values -- Demanding to serve. New gays and lesbians versus the old military ; Don't ask, don't tell, don't serve ; "Get 'Don't ask, don't tell' done!" -- LGBT American citizens. How lesbians and gays stopped being sex criminals ; "The first law in American history that begins the job of protecting LGBT people" ; A forty-year war : the struggle for workplace protection -- "What justification could there possibly be for denying homosexuals the benefits of marriage?". "The status that everyone understands as the ultimate expression of love and commitment" ; Getting it right, and wrong, in the West ; The evolution of a president and the country
Control code
1410014
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xx, 794 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451694116
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2015007285
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781451694116
  • (OCoLC)894746792

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