Covers the " ... overlapping areas of gender, feminist, queer, masculinity, and sexuality studies; and acknowledges the growing interdisciplinary impact of these fields. Edited by a first rate team of geographically diverse scholars drawn from disciplines across the social sciences and humanities with international reputations in the field.
"... Provides a comprehensive survey of lesbian and gay history and culture in the United States ... includes approximately 545 articles ranging from short biographical entries to longer essays surveying topics such as the Stonewall riots, federal law and policy, same-sex institutions and AIDS.
Encyclopedia of Prostitution and Sex Work
by Melissa Hope Ditmore
Publication Date: 2006
" ... offers wide-ranging entries related to prostitution and the sex industry, past and present, both worldwide (mostly in the West) and in the United States."
Routledge International Encyclopedia of Women
Call Number: Olin Reference, HQ 1115.R69x 2000
Publication Date: 2000
Featuring comprehensive global coverage of women's issues and concerns, from violence and sexuality to feminist theory.