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Departing from Deviance: A History of Homosexual Rights and Emancipatory Science in America

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The struggle to remove the stigma of sickness surrounding same-sex love has a long history. In 1973, the American Psychiatric Association removed homosexuality from its diagnostic classification of mental illness, but the groundwork for this pivotal decision was laid decades earlier. In this new study, Henry L. Minton looks back at the struggle of the American gay and lesb ...more
Hardcover, 355 pages
Published December 15th 2001 by University of Chicago Press
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