American gay / Stephen O. Murray

Author(s): Murray, Stephen O
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Subjects: Gays--North America
Homosexuality--North America
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1996
Series: Worlds of desire
LC Classification: H, HQ
Physical Description: ix, 337 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
Introduction 1
Ch. 1. Social Theory and the Anomalous Development of Gay Resistance 13
Ch. 2. The Growth and Diversification of Gay Culture 66
Ch. 3. After Gay Liberation: S & M and Gender Uniformity? 80
Ch. 4. The Promiscuity Paradigm, AIDS, and Gay Complicity with the Remedicalization of Homosexuality 99
Ch. 5. The Initial Surrender and Eventual Tentative Reassertion of Autonomy under the Shadow of AIDS 126
Ch. 6. "The Homosexual Role" and Lesbigay Roles 143
Ch. 7. Couples 167
Ch. 8. Gay Community 182
Ch. 9. Ethnic and Temporal Differences in Coming Out and In Moving to San Francisco 217
Ch. 10. Absent Laiuses: Psychiatric Fantasies in Black and Gay 234
Ch. 11. Some Gay African American Self-Representations from the 1980s and 1990s 246
Ch. 12. Mexican American Homosexuality 258
Ch. 13. Gay Asian/Pacific Americans 261
Valediction 269
Acknowledgments 275
Bibliography 281
Index 319
Notes: LCCN: 95049388
ISBN: 0226551911 (cloth : acid-free paper)
ISBN: 0226551938 (paper : acid-free paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-318) and index
OCLC Number: 33864585
ISBN/ISSN: 0226551911
0226551938