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Queer families and relationships after marriage equality

Queer families and relationships after marriage equality

After years of intense debate, same-sex marriage has become a legal reality in many countries around the globe. As same-sex marriage laws spread, Queer Families and Relationships After Marriage Equality asks: What will queer

Sex and Gender in the 2016 Presidential Election

Sex and Gender in the 2016 Presidential Election
Heldman, Caroline, 1972- author.
In order to understand the motivations for and implications of Hillary Clinton's historic run for the White House-- and her subsequent defeat--the authors explore sexism and gender bias in U.S. political and social culture. *

The unfinished queer agenda after marriage equality

The unfinished queer agenda after marriage equality

While legal recognition of marriage has met the needs of a segment of the LGBTQ population, many still face daily struggles with issues around housing, education, healthcare, policing and incarceration, and immigration. These

Life after foster care : improving outcomes for former foster youth

Life after foster care : improving outcomes for former foster youth
Jones, Loring Paul, author.
This book apprises readers of the present conditions of former and emancipated foster youth, provides evidence-based best practices regarding their experiences, and proposes new policies for ensuring better outcomes for these

Rape cultures and survivors : an international perspective

Rape cultures and survivors : an international perspective

An in-depth treatment in two volumes of the historical and cultural contexts of rape and rape culture, this set discusses both victims and perpetrators internationally during war and peace times and examines the treatment of

To live : a novel

To live : a novel
Yu, Hua, 1960-
Spanning some forty years, from the Communist Civil War through the Cultural Revolution, this acclaimed Chinese novel follows the life of Fugui, the spoiled son of a wealthy landlord, as he squanders his family's fortune, tak

Women and war in the 21st century : a country-by-country guide

Women and war in the 21st century : a country-by-country guide
Sankey, Margaret D. 1974- author. (Margaret Diane),
Twenty-three countries currently allow women to serve in front-line combat positions and others with a high likelihood of direct enemy contact. This book examines how these decisions did or did not evolve in 47 countries. * D

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