Textbooks The Lesbian and Gay Movement and the State Mobi Read Apps Download By analyzing the relationship between lesbian and gay movements and the state, this ground-breaking book addresses two interconnected issues: to what extent is the lesbian and gay movement influenced by the state and, to a lesser extent, whether the lesbian and gay movement has somehow influenced the state, for instance by altering forms of sexual regulation. Hand of ♚Manon Tremblay,David Paternotte,Carol Johnson♚ Given the diversity in national trajectories, this book covers fifteen countries. Hand of ♚Manon Tremblay,David Paternotte,Carol Johnson♚ This enables the volume to shed light on different kinds of relationships between these groups and the state, as well as on the way they have evolved in recent decades. Hand of ♚Manon Tremblay,David Paternotte,Carol Johnson♚ The Lesbian and Gay Movement and the State: Comparative Insights into a Transformed Relationship fills an important gap in the literature on lesbian and gay activism. Hand of ♚Manon Tremblay,David Paternotte,Carol Johnson♚ However, this book also provides important and innovative insights into broader issues in international political science, public policy and comparative politics, as well as issues in social movement studies. Hand of ♚Manon Tremblay,David Paternotte,Carol Johnson♚ These include the role of the state in constructing citizen identities, the heteronormative way in which many traditional citizen entitlements and benefits were constructed, state – civil society relations, judicial activism, the impact of federalism, and the increasing globalization of sexual identities.
- Author≣Manon Tremblay,David Paternotte,Carol Johnson_Books
- Publisher≣Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
- ISBN 10≣1409410676
- ISBN 13≣9781409410676