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Sexual orientation discrimination : an international perspective / edited by M.V. Lee Badgett and Jefferson Frank.

Publication:
London ; New York : Routeldge, 2007.
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Book
xviii, 322 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Routledge IAFFE advances in feminist economics ; 4
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Subjects:
Gays -- Employment.
Homosexuality -- Economic aspects.
Sex discrimination -- Cross-cultural studies.
Coming out (Sexual orientation).
Contents:
The global gay gap : institutions, markets, and social change / M. V. Lee Badgett and Jeff Frank
Wages and jobs
Discrimination based on sexual orientation : a review of the literature in economics and beyond / M. V. Lee Badgett
Variations in gay pay in the USA and in the UK / G. Reza Arabsheibani, Alan Marin and Jonathan Wadsworth
Lesbian, gay male, bisexual, and heterosexual siblings : discrepancies in income and education in three US samples / Esther D. Rothblum, Kimberly F. Balsam, Sondra E. Solomon and Rhonda J. Factor
Do straight men "come out" at work too? : the heterosexual male marriage premium and discrimination against gay men / Christopher Carpenter
Is the male marriage premium evidence of discrimination against gay men? / Jefferson Frank
We are family : the influence of gay family-friendly policies on gay, lesbian and bisexual employees / Belle Rose Ragins and John M. Cornwell
Comparative life histories of nurses who advocate for lesbian health in a Canadian context : sexual orientation discrimination as a factor in career and workplace dynamics / Judith A. MacDonnell
Gay men's work at an HIV/AIDs research center / Matt Johnson
Discrimination across institutional contexts
Gendered experiences of sexuality-based discrimination in Jamaica : results from an exploratory study / Ruth White and Don Gerke
We know who you are; we'll employ you : non-discrimination and Singapore' s bohemian dreams / Meredith L. Weiss
Discrimination against gays and lesbians in the French-speaking part of Switzerland / Olivier Piedfort-Marin, Anne-Françoise Chevalley, and Pierre Cochand
Discrimination, coming out, and job satisfaction of gay men in Switzerland : results of a survey / Thomas Bucher and Daniel Raess
Discrimination in other cultural institutions : religion, education and sport
Sexual orientation discrimination in religious communities / Andrew K. T. Yip
Of sacred journeys : spirituality and religion in the lives of gay men and lesbian women / John Mabey
Campus climate for sexual minorities / Susan R. Rankin
It's the sport that counts : on homosexual participation in sports in the Netherlands / Jan Janssens and Agnes Elling
Addressing discrimination through public policies
Beating up queers : discrimination, violence, and political attitudes in sexual minority communities / H.N. Hirsch and Joe Rollins
Sexual orientation-based antidiscrimination ordinances and the earnings of sexual minority individuals : evidence from local initiatives in California / Christopher Carpenter and Marieka Klawitter
Harassment, retaliation and relief : can laws like the proposed Employment Nondiscrimination Act improve the plight of gay workers? / Toni Lester
Sexual orientation discrimination in health care and social service policy : a comparative analysis of Canada, the UK and USA / Nick J. Mulé.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Badgett, M. V. Lee (Mary Virginia Lee)
Frank, Jeff.
ISBN:
0415770238 (hbk.)
9780415770231 (hbk.)
0415770246 (pbk)
9780415770248 (pbk)
0203086651 (ebk.)
9780203086650 (ebk.)
OCLC:
70707883