Are We Thinking Straight? The Politics of Straightness in a Lesbian and Gay Social Movement
This book highlights the strategic deployment of a straight identity by an LGBT organization. Cortese explores the ways in which activists strategically use a "straight" identity as a social movement tool in order to successfully achieve the movement objectives. This book is based on his doctoral dissertation research at the University of Texas.
LGBT, Social Movements, Gay Rights, Social Action, Organizational sociology
Gender and Sexuality | Politics and Social Change | Quantitative, Qualitative, Comparative, and Historical Methodologies | Sociology
Cortese, Daniel K., "Are We Thinking Straight? The Politics of Straightness in a Lesbian and Gay Social Movement" (2006). Faculty Bookshelf. 8.