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Conceptualizing Violence against Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Intersexual, and Transgendered People

Author: Onken,-Steven-J.
Author Background:
Date 1/1/98
Type Journal
Journal Title: Journal-of-Gay-and-Lesbian-Social-Services
Volume/Pages 8, 3, 5-24.
Subject Matter Gender Issues
Abstract Provides a conceptual model for defining antigay violence that incorporates the diverse manifestations of such violence, its multilevel nature, & its structural & ideological foundations. Interconnections are made among oppression, power, moral exclusion, & stigmatization. Focus is on the impact of heterosexist oppression, including its roots in the moral & medical paradigms, & gender oppression. 64 References. Adapted from the source document