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Author Kantor, Martin.

Title Homophobia : the state of sexual bigotry today / Martin Kantor.

Imprint Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.766 K139h 2009    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xix, 189 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-182) and index.
Contents General characteristics of homophobes (and other bigots) -- Models of homophobia -- Rationalizations of homophobia -- Homophobia in gays and lesbians (internalized or internal/self-homophobia) -- Heterophobia (excessive or false accusations of homophobia) -- The negative effect of homophobia on gays and lesbians -- Developmental and psychodynamic considerations -- Homophobia as an emotional disorder : paranoid homophobia -- Homophobia as an emotional disorder : passive-aggressive, or subtle, homophobia -- Homophobia as an emotional disorder : other forms -- Homophobic cognitive errors -- Other perspectives -- Helping homophobes become less homophobic -- Handling homophobes.
Subject Homophobia -- Psychological aspects.
Heterosexism -- Psychological aspects.
Homosexuality -- History.
Gays -- Violence against.
Homosexuality -- psychology.
Phobic Disorders -- etiology.
Phobic Disorders -- therapy.
ISBN 9780313359255 (alk. paper)
0313359253 (alk. paper)

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