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  1. Looking Queer

    Body Image and Identity in Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, and Transgender Communities

    By John Dececco, Phd, Dawn Atkins

    Looking Queer: Body Image in Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, and Transgender Communities contains research, firsthand accounts, poetry, theory, and journalistic essays that address and outline the special needs of sexual minorities when dealing with eating disorders and appearance obsession. Looking Queer...

    Published June 14th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Breasts

    The Women's Perspective on an American Obsession

    By Ellen Cole, Esther D Rothblum

    Breasts: The Women’s Perspective on an American Obsession describes and explores our national breast fetish, which is defined as a culturally constructed obsession that is deeply interwoven with beauty standards, breastfeeding practices, and sexuality. By tracing the complex history of this erotic...

    Published June 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  3. Gendered Epidemic

    Representations of Women in the Age of AIDS

    Edited by Nancy L. Roth, Katie Hogan

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 1st 1998 by Routledge

  4. Rural Gays and Lesbians

    Building on the Strengths of Communities

    By James D Smith, Ronald J Mancoske

    How is being gay in a rural community different from the more publicized experiences of urban and suburban gay people? What impact do the attitudes and beliefs of rural residents have on their acceptance of social services? How does the HIV epidemic continue to define new realities,...

    Published February 9th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Wednesday's Child

    Research into Women's Experience of Neglect and Abuse in Childhood and Adult Depression

    By Antonia Bifulco, Patricia Moran

    As many as one in four women have suffered severe neglect or abuse in childhood. This doubles the likelihood of their suffering clinical depression in adult life. Based on twenty years of systematic research,Wednesday's Child examines why neglect and abuse occur and demonstrates how such negative...

    Published February 4th 1998 by Routledge

  6. A Menopausal Memoir

    Letters from Another Climate

    By Ellen Cole, Esther D Rothblum, Anne C Herrmann

    The only extended, first-person narrative about menopause, A Menopausal Memoir: Letters from Another Climate explores the connection between menopause, mourning, and memory through nine fictional letters written to different addressees. The letters explain the author’s own experience of having a...

    Published January 20th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Women and AIDS

    Negotiating Safer Practices, Care, and Representation

    By Ellen Cole, Esther D Rothblum, Linda K Fuller, Nancy Roth

    For many women, the advice “Use a condom!” is not enough to help protect them from HIV infection. As Women and AIDS reveals, “negotiating” safer sex practices is a very complex issue for women who are involved in relationships where they do not enjoy physical, social, or...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  8. Our Families, Our Values

    Snapshots of Queer Kinship

    By John Dececco, Phd, Robert Goss, Amy Adams Squire

    Our Families, Our Values challenges both the gay community and American society to examine carefully the meaning of family values and the nature of social institutions such as marriage and the family. It asks you provoking, even disturbing, questions such as: “Is it prudent for members of the...

    Published September 24th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Telling Flesh

    The Substance of the Corporeal

    By Vicki Kirby

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 15th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Experiencing Abortion

    A Weaving of Women's Words

    By Eve Kushner

    If you’ve had an abortion and are feeling isolated and vulnerable, Experiencing Abortion will remind you that you are not alone and that you must feel your emotions in order to accept your choice and heal. Each woman responds to abortion in her own way, yet, as this sensitive, insightful book...

    Published May 19th 1997 by Routledge