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Publication Date: 23 May 2019
Subject: Social sciences
Suitable for: Secondary (Year 5, Year 6, Year 7)
AR: 8.2 MY+
Follows the history of the LGBTQ+ movement and it's achievements in campaigning for equal rights for the LGBTQ+ community.
From Prejudice to Pride looks at the rise and achievements of the LGBTQ+ movement and the different communities, pioneers and stories of heartbreak and courage that have marched alongside it.
This book will inspire courage and pride in young LGBTQ+ people and help answer questions for all readers interested in gender and identity.
Follow LGBTQ+ history from ancient civilisations to the present-day, and learn about key events including the trial of Oscar Wilde, the Stonewall riots, the AIDS crisis, same-sex marriage and changing laws that have impacted on LGBTQ+ life.
Gain insight into the shifting attitudes that have challenged lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people and the experiences that help us understand what it means to be LGBTQ+ today.
Filled with photographs documenting LGBTQ+ life from the past and present, and from around the world.
NOTE : Information Book Award Winner 2018
Text is detailed and informative and it offers comprehensive coverage of the topic. A must for non-fiction collections.
p8 Alphabet soup
p10 Finding history
p12 Ancient civilisations and LGBTQ+ people
p14 Against the law!
p17 Hate crime
p20 Get political
p23 The Stonewall riots
p27 What is pride?
p29 Pride around the world
p32 Pre-liberation pioneers
p36 Early social and political groups
p40 Social spaces and nightlife
p43 Community in action
p47 HIV and AIDS
p57 Towards equality
p61 Equal marriage
p64 Coming out
p93 LGBTQ+ around the world
p99 LGBTQ+ liberation timeline
p105 Further information