Coverart for item
The Resource Coming out and seeking support, Robert Rodi and Laura Ross ; foreword by Kevin Jennings founder, GLSEN (The Gay Lesbian & Stright Education Network)

Coming out and seeking support, Robert Rodi and Laura Ross ; foreword by Kevin Jennings founder, GLSEN (The Gay Lesbian & Stright Education Network)

Label
Coming out and seeking support
Title
Coming out and seeking support
Statement of responsibility
Robert Rodi and Laura Ross ; foreword by Kevin Jennings founder, GLSEN (The Gay Lesbian & Stright Education Network)
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The experience of publicly identifying oneself as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender is deeply personal for each individual. Rodi and Ross examine issues and questions that are shared by all LGBT teenagers, and include information on groups that provide support to young people coming out
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rodi, Robert
Dewey number
306.76/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ76.26
LC item number
.R627 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ross, Laura
Series statement
Living proud! Growing up LGBTQ
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coming out (Sexual orientation)
  • Gays
  • Sexual minorities
  • Coming out (Sexual orientation)
  • Gays
  • Minorities
  • Bisexual teenagers
  • Gay teenagers
  • Lesbian teenagers
  • Transgender youth
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Coming out and seeking support, Robert Rodi and Laura Ross ; foreword by Kevin Jennings founder, GLSEN (The Gay Lesbian & Stright Education Network)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 62-63) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Kevin Jennings, Founder, GLSEN -- 1. What it means to come out -- What is coming out? -- Close-up: coming out as a process -- Feeling proud - and vulnerable -- Telling friends -- Family reactions -- Fear of coming out -- Close-up: coming out as a teenager (or younger) -- Risks and repercussions -- The greatest danger: not coming out -- Coming out for social change -- Privacy versus progress -- 2. Sarah's story -- "It's just a phase" -- Trying to be "normal" -- A betrayal of trust -- Seeking allies - and acceptance -- Close-up: coming out on the Internet -- 3. Ed's story -- Spending decades in the closet -- Torn between faith and feeling -- Coming out to God -- Close-up: coming out to immigrant parents -- Learning from someone else's regrets -- Accepting yourself as you are -- Embracing a new faith community -- 4. Finding support -- Politicizing parents -- Gay acceptance: a generational shift -- Guidelines for new LGBT allies -- The trauma of "outing" -- Series glossary -- Further resources -- Index
Control code
ocn945693625
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781422235010
Lccn
2016007579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Coming out and seeking support, Robert Rodi and Laura Ross ; foreword by Kevin Jennings founder, GLSEN (The Gay Lesbian & Stright Education Network)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 62-63) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Kevin Jennings, Founder, GLSEN -- 1. What it means to come out -- What is coming out? -- Close-up: coming out as a process -- Feeling proud - and vulnerable -- Telling friends -- Family reactions -- Fear of coming out -- Close-up: coming out as a teenager (or younger) -- Risks and repercussions -- The greatest danger: not coming out -- Coming out for social change -- Privacy versus progress -- 2. Sarah's story -- "It's just a phase" -- Trying to be "normal" -- A betrayal of trust -- Seeking allies - and acceptance -- Close-up: coming out on the Internet -- 3. Ed's story -- Spending decades in the closet -- Torn between faith and feeling -- Coming out to God -- Close-up: coming out to immigrant parents -- Learning from someone else's regrets -- Accepting yourself as you are -- Embracing a new faith community -- 4. Finding support -- Politicizing parents -- Gay acceptance: a generational shift -- Guidelines for new LGBT allies -- The trauma of "outing" -- Series glossary -- Further resources -- Index
Control code
ocn945693625
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781422235010
Lccn
2016007579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

Library Locations

    • Marion Public LibraryBorrow it
      1095 Sixth Avenue, Marion, IA, 52302, US
      42.032284 -91.59893
Processing Feedback ...