Defining Documents in American History: LGBTQ+ (1923-2017), 1st Edition

  • Published By: Palgrave MacMillan
  • ISBN-10: 1682178951
  • ISBN-13: 9781682178959
  • DDC: 323.326409
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 400 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released October 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Provides important analysis of various court cases and challenges of individuals that have continued to refine the debate for basic rights and equal treatment under the law.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Supplemental Historical Documents.
Publisher's Note.
Editor's Introduction.
Early Developments.
1: “On the Unjust Treatment of Homosexuals”.
2: Excerpts from The Drag.
3: Blue Discharge.
4: Missions and Purposes of the Mattachine Society.
5: Executive Order 10450—Security Requirements for Government Employment.
6: Excerpt from Sexual Behavior in the Human Female.
7: Purpose of the Daughters of Bilitis.
8: Giovanni's Room.
9: One, Inc. v. Olesen.
10: Illinois State Code 1961.
11: Coming Out.
12: First Issue of The Los Angeles Advocate.
13: Stonewall Riot Leaflet.
14: “Come Out!”.
15: Radicalesbians: “The Woman-Identified Woman”.
16: Statements by the American Psychological Association regarding Homosexuality.
17: “The Hope Speech”.
18: The Five Demands of the First National March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights.