Homosexuality in Greece and Rome: A Sourcebook of Basic

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She finally pieced together enough funds to get a room in an apartment, but she couldn't afford furniture. In addition to selecting an appropriate sampling frame, a major methodological concern is choosing quantitative or qualitative data collection methods. What makes a respondent-driven sampling “seed” productive? Can explain 1 or 2% gay as a fringe group making radical choices. However, no member of the church’s clergy is required to perform the wedding of a gay or lesbian couple.

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Gay and Lesbian Weddings: Planning the Perfect Same-Sex

David Toussaint

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The ACS data are extremely interesting and are a welcome addition to the corpus. Source: National Records of Scotland, 2011 Census. *These are the NHS boards based on the boundaries as at 1 April 2014. Reactions to this violence, including the desire to avoid such occurrences on home campuses, may have fueled the creation of many LGBT Centers. The number of enrollees in Arabic language courses in colleges and universities nearly doubled between 1998 and 2002.

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Love Stories: Sex between Men before Homosexuality

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Samovar also offers a range of globally inspired breakfast items and small plates. For example, as the National Coalition for LGBT Health has stated, racial and ethnic minorities within the LGBT population are “left vulnerable to cumulative negative health outcomes by a combination of persistent racism and the stigma attached to their sexual orientation and/or gender identity.” 39 It's crucial that all health care workers be aware that each distinct group has its own particular needs.

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Historical Dictionary of the Lesbian and Gay Liberation

JoAnne Myers

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One (9%) identified as being an “addict” but did not report being in recovery. This process does not happen overnight, and even with the best of intentions you may still find yourself uncomfortable with or confused by gay people. Over 30 percent delayed or did not try to get preventive care. [3] Approximately 8 percent of LGB individuals and nearly 27 percent of transgender individuals report being denied needed health care outright. [3] As compared to people that identify as straight, LGBT individuals are 3 times more likely to experience a mental health condition. [4] LGBT youth are 4 times more likely to attempt suicide, experience suicidal thoughts, and engage in self-harm, as compared to youths that are straight. [4] 38-65% of transgender individuals experience suicidal ideation. [4] An estimated 20-30% of LGBT individuals abuse substances, compared to about 9% of the general population. 25% of LGBT individuals abuse alcohol, compared to 5-10% of the general population. [4] 2.5 times more likely to experience depression, anxiety, and substance misuse. [5] In a survey of LGB people, more than half of all respondents reported that they have faced cases of providers denying care, using harsh language, or blaming the patient’s sexual orientation or gender identity as the cause for an illness.

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The Lesbian Polyamory Reader: Open Relationships,

Marcia Munson

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Obviously, this is a generalization, but I can't help but think when a lesbian grows up only wanting the company of men as fathers, brothers, and friends, it makes a big difference. Spacious all-suite properties like the Petit Ermitage, Le Montrose Suite Hotel, Le Parc Suite Hotel and Chamberlain are within easy walking distance of Santa Monica Boulevard, as is the chic pied-a-terre Palihouse. They have more positive relationships in the lesbian and gay male culture and have found a more acceptable place in society as their true selves.

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Lap Dancing for Mommy: Tender Stories of Disgust, Blame and

Erika Lopez

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Unlike focus group members in 1993, participants in 2010 displayed virtually no hostility toward gay people. Whereas some researchers distinguish convenience samples from other types of nonprobability Suggested Citation: "3 Conducting Research on the Health Status of LGBT Populations." Licensed Social Workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. A lack of effective wellness models for the gay and MSM community is also a contributor.

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Sex Changes: Transformations in Society and Psychoanalysis

Mark J. Blechner

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Similarly, Bruce Bawer (1993) and Andrew Sullivan (1995) have written eloquent defenses of full legal equality for gays and lesbians, including marriage rights. The very richest gays may suffer less, at least in Canada: Carpenter 2008a found, for gay men, “that a minority sexual orientation was associated with a smaller personal-income penalty at higher income quantiles.... Washington (graduate certificate program in Lesbian Studies).

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Bruce LaBruce: Ride, Queer, Ride!

Bruce Labruce

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Jan 12, 2012 - We were planning to celebrate our eleventh wedding anniversary this Saturday with a little champagne and some welcome "us" time. The central distinction in ancient Greek sexual relations was between taking an active or insertive role, versus a passive or penetrated one. Eleven years after same-sex marriage was first made legal in Massachusetts, the U. Verifying participants’ identities can be difficult, raising concern about the honesty of responses and the possibility of multiple submissions from the same respondent. (It should be noted that similar problems arise in studies that distribute paper questionnaires throughout a community, such as in newspapers or magazines.) A number of solutions have been proposed for this problem, including directly asking participants not to respond more than once, collecting e-mails or Internet Protocol (IP) addresses, and placing tracking “cookies” (units of information stored by a user’s Web browser) on the computers of individuals who have responded (Reips, 2000).

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Be Not Deceived: The Sacred and Sexual Struggles of Gay and

Michelle Wolkomir

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Unfortunately, despite their candor about the small percentage of the population that is homosexual, the authors of the brief still managed to overestimate the actual number of "openly gay men and women" by more than a third. MAAF conducted six-month efforts in 2009 and 2012 to gather and review data on religious preference and chaplain diversity in the military. Out of that 26% Gibson found that 25% of youth living on the streets are lesbian and gay.

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Affirmative Psychotherapy and Counseling for Lesbians and

Jeffrey N. Chernin

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In March of 1998 the Vermont Psychiatric Association (VPA) became the first district branch to file an amicus curiae brief to a state supreme court to help overturn a ban on same sex marriage. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 51(1), 57–67. The book is indeed "The Islands' Ultimate Gay Guide" with 226 pages filled with valuable information and tips for gay and lesbian visitors. While every couple needs to figure out issues such as division of labor in the household and finances, the lack of expectations of roles and tasks in a two-woman relationship may lead to anxiety.

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