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Gay & Lesbian Atlas

  • 242 Pages
  • 3.82 MB
  • English
Urban Institute Press
Sociology, Population, Gays, Social Science, Gender Studies, United States, Statistics, Gay Studies, Lesbian St
ContributionsElizabeth Birch (Foreword)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8112884M
ISBN 100877667217
ISBN 139780877667216

The new book The Gay and Lesbian Atlas uses Census Bureau statistics to map out areas of the country where gays live and raise their children. NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to the book's.

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Gary J. Gates is the Williams distinguished scholar at the Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law and a co-author of “The Gay and Lesbian Atlas.” Read more from Outlook, friend us on.

An estimated % of the U.S. adult population, or about 11 million people, identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender, according to a May Gallup report. Research also. The Gay & Lesbian Review is a bimonthly magazine of history, culture, and politics; and each issue features a dozen or so essays, a number of book reviews, a few poems, a movie and/or theatre review or two, an artist's profile, and an international spectrum.

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