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Gay rights movement

Author: Stephanie Watson
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : ABDO Publishing Company, [2014] ©2014
Series: Essential library of social change.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This title traces the history of the gay rights movement in the United States, including the key players, watershed moments, and legislative battles that have driven social change. Iconic images and informative sidebars accompany compelling text that follows the movement from before the 1969 riots at the Stonewall Inn in New York City through activists work to end prejudice and up to new legislative triumphs in the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Literature
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephanie Watson
ISBN: 9781617838873 161783887X
OCLC Number: 832284998
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Stonewall --
A time of darkness --
The homophile movement --
The first fight back --
Launch of the gay rights movement --
Going mainstream --
Gay rights in the time of AIDS --
Searching for a voice --
A new era in gay rights.
Series Title: Essential library of social change.
Responsibility: by Stephanie Watson ; content consultant, Donald Haider-Markel, PhD, Department of Political Science, University of Kansas.

Abstract:

"This title traces the history of the gay rights movement in the United States, including the key players, watershed moments, and legislative battles that have driven social change. Iconic images and informative sidebars accompany compelling text that follows the movement from before the 1969 riots at the Stonewall Inn in New York City through activists work to end prejudice and up to new legislative triumphs in the twenty-first century."--

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