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Author Button, James W., 1942-

Title Private lives, public conflicts : battles over gay rights in American communities / James W. Button, Barbara A. Rienzo, Kenneth D. Wald ; foreword by Barney Frank.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, c1997.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  323.3264 B983p    ---  Available
Description xv, 223 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Identity politics, law, and policy innovation -- The contemporary gay political movement -- The politics of gay rights laws -- The impact of antidiscrimination legislation : what difference does it make? -- The schools and gay and lesbian youth -- The opposition : protectors of traditional values -- Gay rights and American politics.
Subject Gay rights.
Gay men -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Lesbians -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Homosexuality -- Government policy.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-
United States -- Social conditions -- 1980-
Added Author Rienzo, Barbara Ann.
Wald, Kenneth D.
ISBN 1568022786 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1568022794 (cloth : alk. paper)

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