SEXUAL_ORIENTATION

SEXUAL_ORIENTATION - • Factors of change – Education...

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Sexual Orientation Transvestitism = fetish Cross-dressing by straights = sex Cross-dressing by gays = gender Transsexual a medical category, since 1980s change gender by changing external anatomy involves hormones, counseling, dress, manner are transsexuals gay? Transgendered a social category, not necessarily transsexual
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Sexual Orientation Same Sex Sex (SSS) vs. “homosexuality” History of attitudes Action or behavior v. identity
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Unformatted text preview: • Factors of change – Education – Public repression – Organizing: Mattachine Society, Daughters of Bilitis, Stonewall (NYC, 1969) – Growth of GLBT communities – Election of Harvey Milk – Changing media representations – General social visibility Sexual Orientation • Continuing issues – Homophobia and hate crimes: Matthew Shepard, Gwen Araujo – Lawrence v. Texas 2003 – Gay marriage: morality v. civil rights?...
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