NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Showing all 5 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
McInroy, Lauren B.; Craig, Shelley L. – Journal of LGBT Youth, 2018
Mixed methods analyses of an online survey sample (n = 4942) of sexual and/or gender minority youth (SGMY) (age 14-29) explore the relationship between participation in online fandom communities and (1) socially-mediated identity milestones and (2) self-identification, comparing fandom participating SGMY versus non-fandom participating SGMY.…
Descriptors: Sexual Orientation, Sexual Identity, Homosexuality, Adolescents
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Wagaman, M. Alex – Journal of LGBT Youth, 2016
Scholars have questioned the relevance of existing identity categories and labels for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) youth and emerging adults. Little is understood, however, about the ways in which LGBTQ emerging adults perceive their own identities and self-define the aspects of themselves that are most relevant to who…
Descriptors: Identification (Psychology), Resistance (Psychology), Homosexuality, Sexual Orientation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Cosier, Kimberly – Journal of LGBT Youth, 2008
A teacher educator reports on an undergraduate photographer/preservice art teacher who explores issues of gender and sexual identity through her artwork, while considering how her developing identity as a teacher will intersect with a budding polyamorous, queer identity (Contains 4 figures.).
Descriptors: Homosexuality, Sexual Identity, Art Teachers, Teacher Educators
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Jones, Tiffany; Hillier, Lynne – Journal of LGBT Youth, 2013
Tran-spectrum youth include those who are gender questioning, transgender, intersex, genderqueer, and androgynous. Drawing on data from an Australian study of more than 3,000 same-sex-attracted and trans-spectrum youth aged 14 to 21, this article compares a group of 91 trans-spectrum youth from the study to "cisgender" same-sex-attracted…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Gender Issues, Sexuality, Sexual Orientation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Fankhanel, Edward H. – Journal of LGBT Youth, 2010
The purpose of this study was to gather basic exploratory-descriptive data regarding the self-perceptions and behaviors of Puerto Rican gay youth (16 to 24 years old) during their gay identity development and coming out process. The study was conducted in Puerto Rico to eliminate ethnic minority influences that may be present in Puerto Rican gay…
Descriptors: Social Values, Homosexuality, Puerto Ricans, Self Disclosure (Individuals)