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Love the inside, embrace the outside.

First published in 1999, this thoroughly revised and updated edition now presents the issues and concerns relating to self-esteem in the LGBT world to a new generation of men and women. This compassionate guide delves in to the unique problems of self-esteem in the gay community, and how understanding your own self-worth can allow you t
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Paperback, 248 pages
Published March 1st 2008 by Alyson Books
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I liked this book because it pointed out how gays and lesbians struggle with discrimination not only in society as a whole but also within our community itself. One thing that I found interesting was lesbian and gays will discriminate against bi and trans-gender people. I became aware of my own person self discrimination based on years of programming from society and my parents. It also gave me some tools to help me start to questions those thoughts and discredit those programmed reactions.
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Kimeron Hardin is a clinical psychologist who specializes in gay and lesbian issues, health psychology and stress management.

He was born in a small town near the Appalachian Mountains in North Carolina to fundamentalist Christian parents. He later attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and went on to complete his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology at the University Southern Mississipp
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