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Political institutions and lesbian and gay rights in the United States and Canada

Author: Miriam Catherine Smith
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2008.
Series: Routledge studies in North American politics, 1.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book examines why the US and Canada have produced such divergent policy outcomes in affording rights to their gay and lesbian citizens. Smith's contribution will prove vital as movements for lesbian and gay rights continue to recast the social landscape in North America and beyond.
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Smith, Miriam Catherine.
Political institutions and lesbian and gay rights in the United States and Canada.
New York : Routledge, 2008
(DLC) 2007051460
(OCoLC)185095483
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Miriam Catherine Smith
ISBN: 9780203895016 0203895010
OCLC Number: 250683521
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 230 pages).
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Series Title: Routledge studies in North American politics, 1.
Responsibility: Miriam Smith.

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Lesbian and gay citizens today enjoy a much broader array of rights and obligations and a greater ability to live their lives openly in both the US and Canada. This book analyzes cross-national  Read more...

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