The Push for Social Change: The LGBT Rights Movement, 1st Edition

  • Pat Rarus
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  • ISBN-10: 1682824225
  • ISBN-13: 9781682824221
  • DDC: 323.3
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released July 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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LGBT rights have advanced greatly since the homophobic days of the 1960s. Still, challenges remain, including passage of a federal law mandating job equality nationwide. This book examines how and why social change occurs and the lasting influence of the LGBT movement on mainstream society.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.
Important Events in the LGBT Rights Movement.
Introduction: Progress as the Fight Continues.
1: The Origins of the LGBT Rights Movement.
2: The Movement Organizes.
3: How AIDS Mobilized the Movement.
4: The Movement Goes Mainstream.
5: Marriage Equality at Last.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.