Download e-book for kindle: Beyond Marriage: Continuing Battles for LGBT Rights by Susan Gluck Mezey

By Susan Gluck Mezey

In this publication, Susan Gluck Mezey examines LGBT policymaking during the last numerous a long time, highlighting advances in LGBT rights in addition to ambitious demanding situations that also confront the LGBT group. With an emphasis on courts, she strains advancements within the struggles for LGBT rights within the usa and in another country. The chapters specialise in employment discrimination, transgender rights, marriage equality, and the continued battles over discrimination opposed to same-sex and transgender people in schooling, employment, and public lodgings. It additionally provides an international point of view via appraising concerns affecting LGBT rights in different elements of the area, discussing claims of discrimination within the Canadian and South African courts in addition to within the ecu court docket of Human Rights.

Mezey offers a succinct and available consultant to the debates over sexual orientation and gender identification, comparing the jobs performed by way of kingdom and federal courts, legislatures, and leader executives in formulating and imposing LGBT coverage. compatible as an up to date source for an individual drawn to LGBT rights, past Marriage also will support scholars in upper-level sessions concentrating on judicial politics, public policymaking, relatives legislation, civil rights, gender coverage, and minority crew politics comprehend methods ahead for the LGBT group within the political realm.

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