Mommy, Mama, and Me

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The focus used to be on helping women keep custody of their children when they left heterosexual relationships and identified as lesbians. When finished with this exercise and class discussion, explain to the students that being the bird or the cat can be somewhat representative of being a gay, lesbian or bisexual student. Kinsey, A., Pomeroy, W., & Martin, C. (1948), Sexual Behavior in the Human Male. Gay and lesbian couples are more egalitarian about these duties (Julien et al, 2003).
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Duke Who Outlawed Jelly Beans and Other Stories

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One out of four families has someone in it who is lesbian, gay, bisexual, or trans. Vanfraussen, K., Ponjaert-Kristoffersen, I., & Brewaeys, A. (2003). The author's own Bay Area Families Study, which examined the familial and individual adjustment of 4- to 9-year-old children born to versus adopted by lesbian mothers, is described. Gay pride, is it possible to have been born this way. The Board and staff accomplish this through implementing Stonewall’s strategic plan and concentrating on its brand elements of being visionary, inclusive, and fun-spirited.
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From Sun to Sun: Daily Obligations and Community Structure

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Uses a cross-national sample: Interviews were conducted in large and small cities in both Canada and the United States. Copyright © 2004 by the American Psychological Association. According to the ABS National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing, homosexual people are less likely than heterosexual people to be living with a partner: in 2007, 28% of people who reported they were homosexual were living in a couple relationship compared with 58% of people who reported they were heterosexual.
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In Exchange for a Homeland

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Noting that most gay/lesbian parents are concerned about their parenting and their children, Harris and Turner (1986) sought to provide insight using a more representative sample than had been used in previous studies. Not all that appears in the literature is supportive of GL-parented families. Also, sons of heterosexual mothers were more likely to have experienced more than one period of separation from their father, while sons of lesbian mothers typically had experienced only one period of separation.
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Child, Family and State: NOMOS XLIV (Nomos (Hardcover))

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S. divorce rate has declined from its all-time high in the late ’70s and early ’80s, it has remained higher than those of most European countries.) All told, this has created an unstable system of what the UCLA sociologist Suzanne Bianchi calls “partnering and repartnering,” a relentless emotional and domestic churn that sometimes results in people forgoing the institution altogether. Green, commenting on Solomon et al.'s findings, follows up with this idea, arguing that lesbian and gay couples have three significant hurdles to overcome, and that seeking Civil Unions might be one way couples would indicate progress at overcoming these hurdles.
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Lesbian Motherhood: Gender, Families and Sexual Citizenship

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In: The Rights of Families: The Authoritative ACLU Guide to the Rights of Family Members Today. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 68(3), 390-399. Below are 4 studies concluding that children of gay or lesbian parents face added disadvantages compared with others. In two states, Utah and Mississippi, neither joint nor second parent adoption is legal for gay and lesbian parents. Heterosexual and lesbian single mothers: A comparison of problems, coping, and solutions.
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Angels and Manners

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Part II is an annotated bibliography of the literature cited in Part I. Helicopter parenting is not what it is depicted as; it is a style of parenting that creates a bond between parent and child that in most cases is beneficial in economic, social, and academic aspects of the child’s life. The church has been a huge part of Devin’s life and he continues to attend and serve in his callings actively. “I love the Savior and I know this is where he wants me to be….in the church.” He hopes to show others that is possible to embrace your sexuality and still maintain your spirituality.
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Homosexuality and Family Relations

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Laura continues to write on her personal blog “Stars in the Ocean” to promote increased social support for LGBT/SSA Mormons no matter what their life path. Don't wait until an incident arises where a conversation of tolerance must be presented. Loving across race and class divides: Relational challenges and the interracial lesbian couple. Ecce Homo asks whether this taboo is against gay sex or against seeing gay sex. 199?. Most studies rely on small-scale, snowball and convenience samples drawn primarily from personal and community networks or agencies.
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Give Me Your Good Ear (Coming of Age Series)

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Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press. Thus, daughters model their mothers and are rewarded for their feminist behavior, while boys model after their fathers and are likewise rewarded for their masculine behavior. Nontraditional family forms: A decade of research. Psychotherapeutic modalities to convert or "repair" homosexuality are based on developmental theories whose scientific validity is questionable. Ron Raynes, 58, loves his mixed orientation family.
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The Reproduction of Mothering: Psychoanalysis and the

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Now, to what extent they were born like that, science can only prove, so far, it's not a preference. Pedophilia, on the other hand, is an adult sexual attraction to children. D'Augelli (Eds.), Lesbian, gay, and bisexual identities in families: Psychological perspectives (pp. 249-269). Bleakley has explained there are many types of families. While there are many that wish to present gay relationships as inherently dysfunctional (see for example link 1, and link 2 ), work by respected authors such as Gottman and Julien (Julien et al, 2003) indicate otherwise.
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