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Growing into resilience : sexual and gender minority youth in Canada

Author: André P Grace; Kristopher Wells
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo ; London : University of Toronto Press, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Both a resource for those professionally engaged in work with sexual and gender minorities and a comprehensive text for use in courses on working with vulnerable youth populations, <em>Growing into Resilience </em>is a timely and transdisciplinary book.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Grace, André P., 1954-
Growing into resilience.
Toronto ; Buffalo ; London : University of Toronto Press, [2015]
(OCoLC)907661874
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: André P Grace; Kristopher Wells
ISBN: 9781442625648 1442625643 9781442625655 1442625651
OCLC Number: 921143421
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 357 pages)
Contents: Part 1: Steeling life in the face of adversity --
InterText 1. Mara: Learning to own gay --
InterText 2. Vincent: I'm passing --
1. Making it better now for sexual and gender minority youth --
InterText 3 Sean: I'm a man, yes I am --
2. Gender Beautiful: Living in the fullness of one's affirmed gender identity and true gender self --
InterText 4. Larissa: My heritage is a big thing --
Camp fYrefly: fostering, youth, resilience, energy, fun, leadership, yeah! --
InterText 5. Mark: Being the boy I am --
InterText 6. Paul: Bringing people out of silence --
4. Policies to protect sexual and gender minority youth in schooling and health care --
pt. 2. From At Risk to At Promise. The Marc Hall Prom Predicament: Queer Individual Rights v. Institutional Church Rights in Canadian Public Education --
Gay and Bisexual Male Youth as Educator Activists and Cultural Workers: The Queer Critical Praxis of Three Canadian High-School Students --
The Comprehensive Health of Sexual and Gender Minority Youth --
Gay-Straight Alliances and the Quest for Recognition and Accommodation of Sexual and Gender Minority Students in Canadian Schools.
Responsibility: André P. Grace with Kristopher Wells.

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