Please disable your adblock and script blockers to view this page
Normal view MARC view ISBD view

The New Gay Teenager / Ritch C Savin-Williams.

By: Savin-Williams, Ritch C [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Adolescent Lives ; 3.Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press, [2009]Copyright date: ©2005Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780674043138.Subject(s): Gay teenagers -- Mental health | Gay teenagers -- Psychology | Gay teenagers -- Social conditions | PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / AdolescentDDC classification: 305.235 Online resources: Click here to access online | Cover
Contents:
Frontmatter -- Contents -- Preface -- 1. Why the New Gay Teenager? -- 2. Who's Gay? -- 3. In the Beginning . . .Was Gay Youth -- 4. Models or Trajectories? -- 5. Feeling Different -- 6. Same-Sex Attractions -- 7. First Sex -- 8. Identity -- 9. Resilience and Diversity -- 10. Refusing and Resisting Sexual Identity Labels -- Notes -- References -- Index
Title is part of eBook package:HUP eBook Package Backlist 2000-2013Title is part of eBook package:HUP eBook Package Backlist 2000-2014Title is part of eBook package:HUP eBook Package Backlist 2000-2015Summary: Gay, straight, bisexual: how much does sexual orientation matter to a teenager's mental health or sense of identity? In this down-to-earth book, filled with the voices of young people speaking for themselves, Savin-Williams argues that the standard image of gay youth presented by mental health researchers--as depressed, isolated, drug-dependent, even suicidal--may have been exaggerated even twenty years ago, and is far from accurate today.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: ( votes)
No physical items for this record

Frontmatter -- Contents -- Preface -- 1. Why the New Gay Teenager? -- 2. Who's Gay? -- 3. In the Beginning . . .Was Gay Youth -- 4. Models or Trajectories? -- 5. Feeling Different -- 6. Same-Sex Attractions -- 7. First Sex -- 8. Identity -- 9. Resilience and Diversity -- 10. Refusing and Resisting Sexual Identity Labels -- Notes -- References -- Index

restricted access http://purl.org/coar/access_right/c_16ec online access with authorization star

Gay, straight, bisexual: how much does sexual orientation matter to a teenager's mental health or sense of identity? In this down-to-earth book, filled with the voices of young people speaking for themselves, Savin-Williams argues that the standard image of gay youth presented by mental health researchers--as depressed, isolated, drug-dependent, even suicidal--may have been exaggerated even twenty years ago, and is far from accurate today.

Mode of access: Internet via World Wide Web.

In English.

Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 08. Jul 2019)

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Goodreads reviews for The New Gay Teenager /


Copyright © Global Library,O.P. Jindal Global University, Sonepat-Narela Road, Sonepat, Haryana (India) - 131001 | Powered by Koha

Visitors since February 2014

website counter


Hosted, Implemented, Customized & Maintained by: BestBookBuddies -- an OpenLX initiative

Powered by Koha