Prejudice against gay and lesbians
Prejudice against gays and lesbians hurts womens college
The Journal of Social Psychology, 2003, 143(5), Student Prejudice Against Gay Male and Lesbian Lecturers VANESSA LYNN EWING Department of Psychology University of Northern Colorado Greeley ARTHUR A. STUKAS JR.
Sexual Prejudice: Understanding Homophobia and Heterosexism
Intense prejudice against lesbians, gay men, and bisexual people was widespread throughout much of the 20 th century. Public opinion studies over the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s routinely showed that, among large segments of the public, lesbian, gay and bisexual people were the target of
Stigma and Sexual Orientation: Understanding Prejudice
Although many lesbians and gay men learn to cope with the social stigma against have a sexuality, this pattern of prejudice can have serious negative effects on health and wellbeing. Individuals and groups may have the impact of stigma reduced or worsened by other characteristics, such as race, ethnicity, religion, or disability.