Ellen D.B. Riggle and Sharon S. Rostosky: A Positive View of LGBTQ
Embracing Identity and Cultivating Well-Being. UK 2012, 193 pp., hardbound, € 41.99Kostenloser Versand innerhalb Europas.Rowman and Littlefield
This book is meant to start a new conversation about the strengths and benefits of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer identities. Positive LGBTQ identities are affirmed through inspiring firsthand accounts. Focusing on how LGBTQ-identified individuals can cultivate a sense of well-being and a personal identity that allows them to flourish in all areas of life, the authors explore a variety of themes. Through personal stories from people with a variety of backgrounds and gender and sexual identities, readers will learn more about expressing gender and sexuality, creating strong and intimate relationships, exploring unique perspectives on empathy, compassion, and social justice, belonging to communities and acting as role models and mentors, and enjoying benefits of living an authentic life.