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ERIC Number: EJ563476
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1053-8720
Learning Lessons from School: Homophobia, Heterosexism, and the Construction of Failure.
Herr, Kathryn
Journal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services, v7 n4 p51-64 1997
Explores how heterosexism and homophobia contribute to the construction of a school failure, making the point that what is considered a "private" problem is in reality a socially constructed issue that needs to be addressed at a level beyond that of the individual. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Note: Journal availability: Haworth Press, Inc., 10 Alice Street, Binghamton, NY 13904-1530; telephone: 800-HAWORTH; fax: 800-895-0582. Theme issue: "School Experiences of Gay and Lesbian Youth: The Invisible Minority."