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ERIC Number: ED434975
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Pages: 504
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-8133-2534-X
Understanding Homosexuality, Changing Schools: A Text for Teachers, Counselors, and Administrators.
Lipkin, Arthur
This book is designed to help teachers, counselors, and administrators understand the significance of gay and lesbian issues in education and to facilitate the integration of gay and lesbian families into the school community. It offers models for equity, inclusion, and school reform. The chapters are: (1) "Overview of the Problem"; (2) "The Theories of Homosexuality"; (3) "Etiology"; (4) "Homophobia and Heterosexism"; (5) "American History"; (6) "Identity Formation"; (7) "Multiple Identities"; (8) "Counseling Issues"; (9) "Gay and Lesbian Teachers"; (10) "Gay and Lesbian Families"; (11) "School Change"; (12) "The Massachusetts Model"; (13) "Reform and Opposition"; and (14) "Curriculum." (Contains 2,151 endnotes and an index) (SLD)
Westview Press, 5500 Central Avenue, Boulder, CO 80301-2877; ($69). Tel: 800-386-5656 (Toll free); Web site: .
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Counselors; Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A