Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Beyond Progress and Marginalization: LGBTQ Youth In Educational Contexts
Foyalty 251

Beyond Progress and Marginalization: LGBTQ Youth In Educational Contexts (Hardback)

£82.95
To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.
Email me when back in stock

Synopsis

Over time, two competing narratives have emerged to represent the experiences of LGBTQ youth, emphasizing either significant improvement or continued victimization and marginalization. This volume examines those conflicting narratives as they play out in educational settings, both formal and informal. Particular emphasis is placed on LGBTQ youths' own expressions and representations, revealing the extent to which both oppression and opportunity interact to influence their still-emergent identities. Coming of age at the tail end of the "culture wars", these young people are situated within layers of influence across family, peers, schools, communities, and media. The simultaneous, fluid contexts of opportunity and oppression that LGBTQ youth negotiate are highlighted throughout this book in the youths' own words, which often reveal a level of epistemological complexity that their elders would be wise to consider.

EducationEducation TheoryPhilosophy & theory of educationPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesPsychologyChild & developmental psychologyPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSociologySociology: work & labour Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc Publication Date: 28/12/2009 ISBN-13: 9781433106729  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.  

The Editors: Corrine C. Bertram, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor of Psychology and Women's Studies at Shippensburg University. Her research interests include an examination of moral communities and their scope of justice, particularly feminist and women's organizations, feminist social psychology, qualitative methodologies, and youth participatory educational projects. M. Sue Crowley is Associate Professor in the School of Education at Binghamton University. Her research interests are focused on adolescent identity formation, impacts of child sexual abuse, and critical pedagogy. Her publications include a book, The Search for Autonomous Intimacy: Sexual Abuse and Young Women's Identity Development (Lang, 2000), and journal articles in The Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, Journal of Family Issues, Women's Studies Quarterly, and Women and Therapy, among others. Sean G. Massey, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor of Human Development in the College of Community and Public Affairs at Binghamton University. His research interests include sexual prejudice and multidimensional attitudes, the experiences of LGBTQ parents, queer theory in social science, positive beliefs about gay men and lesbians, self and identity in the context of social stigma, and sense of safety and community among LGBTQ people. His research has been published in Journal of Homosexuality, Lesbian and Gay Psychology Review, Journal of GLBT Family Studies, and Journal of Social Issues. He researched and co-authored a newspaper series, "The Voices of Gay Austin", that was awarded Best News/Feature Story by the National Lesbian and Gay Journalist Association in 2001.

More books by Corrine C. Bertram

More books by M. Sue Crowley

More books by Sean G. Massey

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Loose Parts 3: Inspiring Culturally...
(Paperback)
Miriam Beloglovsky; Lisa Daly
 
 
£33.95
 
Autism in a Decentered World
(Paperback)
Alice Wexler
 
 
£24.95
 
Self and Soul: A Defense of Ideals
(Paperback)
Mark Edmundson
 
 
£13.95
 
How Non-Permanent Workers Learn and...
(Hardback)
Helen Bound; Karen Evans; Sahara...
 
 
£105.00
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close