Legal queeries : lesbian, gay, and transgender legal studies / edited by Leslie J. Moran, Daniel Monk, and Sarah Beresford

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Subjects: Gays--Legal status, laws, etc
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London ; New York : Cassell, 1998
LC Classification: K
Physical Description: ix, 203 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Notes on Contributors
Introduction / Leslie J. Moran, Daniel Monk, Sarah Beresford 1
1. 'Oscar Wilde': Law, Memory and the Proper Name / Leslie J. Moran 10
2. Institutionalizing Heterosexuality: The Legal Exclusion of 'Impossible' (Trans)sexualities / Andrew N. Sharpe 26
3. Gemeinschaftsfremden - or How to Be Shafted by Your Friends: Sterilization Requirements and Legal Status Recognition for the Transsexual / Stephen Whittle 42
4. The Lesbian Mother: Questions of Gender and Sexual Identity / Sarah Beresford 57
5. The Possibility of a Registered Partnership under German Law / Judith Rauhofer 68
6. Law, Childhood Innocence and Sexuality / Craig Lind 81
7. Beyond Section 28: Law, Governance and Sex Education / Daniel Monk 96
8. What's in a Name: Naming Legal Needs in AIDS Service Organizations / Petra Wilson 113
9. The Netherlands: Front Runners in Anti-discrimination Laws / Martin Moerings 125
10. Gay and Lesbian Sexualities in South Africa: From Outlawed to Constitutionally Protected / Ronald Louw 139
11. Piecemeal to Equality: Scottish Gay Law Reform / Brian Dempsey 155
12. Intimate Queer Celluloid: Heavenly Creatures and Criminal Law / Elena Loizidou 167
13. Queering Theory: An Essay on the Conceit of Revolution in Law / Larry Cata Backer 185
Alternate Titles: Legal queries
Additional Authors: Moran, Leslie J., 1955-
Monk, Daniel
Beresford, Sarah
Notes: LCCN: 97052265
ISBN: 030433863X (hardback)
ISBN: 0304338648 (pbk.)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Introduction / Leslie J. Moran, Daniel Momk, Sarah Beresford -- 'Oscar Wilde': law, memory and the proper name / Leslie J. Moran -- Institutionalizing heterosexuality: the legal exlcusion of 'impossible' (trans)sexualities / Andrew N. Sharpe -- Gemeinschaftsfremden - or how to be shafted by your friends: sterilization requirements and legal status recognition for the transsexual / Stephen Whittle -- The Lesbian mother: questions of gender and sexual identity / Sarah Beresford -- The Possibility of a registered partnership under German law / Judity Rauhofer -- Law, childhood innocence and sexuality / Craig Lind -- Beyond section 28: law, governance and sex education / Daniel Monk -- What's in a name: naming legal needs in AIDS service organizations / Petra Wilson -- The Netherlands: front runners in anti-discrimination laws / Martin Moerings -- Gay and lesbian sexualities in South Africa: from outlawed to constitutionality protected / Ronald Louw -- Piecemeal to equality: Scottish gay law reform/ Brian Dempsey -- Intimate queer celluloid: Heavenly Creatures and criminal law / Elena Loizidou -- Queering theory: an essay on the conceit of revolution in law / Larry Cata Backer
OCLC Number: 38144450
ISBN/ISSN: 030433863X
0304338648