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The Meaning of 'Gay' free pdf The Meaning of Gay traces the conflicts among San Francisco's gay men and with the dominant society, describing the broad range of meanings they came to ascribe onto "gayness" between 1962 and 1972. Combining historical method, symbolic interaction, and the concerns of John Dewey's pragmatism, the book explains why gay men created the meanings they did and challenges the prevailing view that the 1960s was merely the transformation of an assimilationist gay politic into a radical one.

About J. Todd Ormsbee

J. Todd Ormsbee is assistant professor of American Studies at San Jose State University.

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Author : J. Todd Ormsbee
Publisher : Lexington Books
Data Published : 16 March 2010
ISBN : 0739115979
EAN : 9780739115978
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 354 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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