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The lesbian and gay parenting handbook

creating and raising our families

by April Martin

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by HarperPerennial in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Gay parents -- United States.,
    • Children of gay parents -- United States.,
    • Parenting -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-381) and index.

      StatementApril Martin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ76.3.U5 M36 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 395 p. :
      Number of Pages395
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1745365M
      ISBN 100060969296
      LC Control Number92054782

      Books with Interviews Radical Relations: Lesbian Mothers, Gay Fathers, & Their Children in the United States since WWII - Daniel Winunwe Rivers () Let’s Get This Straight: The Ultimate Handbook for Youth with LGBTQ Parents – Tina Fakhrid-Deen () Families Like Mine: Children of Gay Parents Tell it Like it Is – Abigail Garner ().   Next, the chapter summarizes the current status of legal and policy issues relevant to lesbian and gay parents, and their children in the United States and around the world today. Third, it overviews research evidence about lesbian‐ and gay‐parented families, with special emphasis on the development of children living within them.

      The following baby books are perfect for gay and lesbian families. The Tessera baby books can be ordered with the "two moms" or "two dads" page pack, which includes a family tree featuring same-gender parents and 2 pages for information about each parent. The baby memory books from Rag and Bone Bindery also also great for LGBT as you can select.   Handbook of lesbian and gay studies London: SAGE Publications Ltd doi: / Richardson, Diane and Steven Seidman Handbook of Lesbian and Gay Studies. London: SAGE Publications Ltd, doi: /

      LGBTQ - Stonewall Book Awards (54 items). The Stonewall Book Awards are given annually to English-language works of exceptional merit relating to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender experience and include the Stonewall Book Awards – Mike Morgan & Larry Romans Children’s and Young Adult Literature Award, the Stonewall Book Awards – Barbara Gittings Literature award and the. Anderssen, N., Amlie, C., & Ytteroy, E. A. (). Outcomes for children with lesbian or gay parents. A review of studies from to Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, 43(4), Twenty-three empirical studies published between and on nonclinical children raised by lesbian mothers or gay fathers were reviewed (one Belgian/Dutch, one Danish, three British, and 18 North.


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Because of their special significance, there are separate chapters on legal issues, counseling Reviews: 1.

A review reported that the “mean number of children of gay or lesbian parents in these studies is 39, and the median is ”.