How homophobia hurts children : nurturing diversity at home, at school, and in the community / Jean M. Baker.

In this compelling and sympathetic volume, the Chair of Arizona's Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual Issues Committee and Co-Chair of Wingspan's Youth Services Committee breaks down the myths surrounding homosexuality that still pervade many schools and school playgrounds. Making her argument from the p...

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Main Author: Baker, Jean M.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Harrington Park Press, ©2002.
Series:Haworth gay & lesbian studies.
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Summary:In this compelling and sympathetic volume, the Chair of Arizona's Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual Issues Committee and Co-Chair of Wingspan's Youth Services Committee breaks down the myths surrounding homosexuality that still pervade many schools and school playgrounds. Making her argument from the psychological perspective of the children involved, Baker presents successful practices and policies that can not only make schools a safer place, but can help GLBT youth to understand that they can grow up to lead normal, happy lives.
Physical Description:xiv, 224 pages ; 22 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-214) and index.
ISBN:1560231637
9781560231639
1560231645
9781560231646