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Growing Up in a Lesbian Family

Effects on Child Development

by Fiona L. Tasker

  • 260 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by The Guilford Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adolescents,
  • Child & developmental psychology,
  • Children,
  • Psychology,
  • Family Relationships,
  • Social Science,
  • Gay/Lesbian Nonfiction,
  • Alternative Family,
  • Developmental - Child,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Family Therapy,
  • Gay Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8734081M
    ISBN 10157230412X
    ISBN 109781572304123

      Published: August BOOK REVIEW: Growing Up in a Lesbian Family. By Fiona L. Tasker and Susan Golombok. Guilford Press, New York, , pp., $Author: Anne M. A. Brewaeys.   A moving memoir about growing up with a gay father in the s, and a tribute to the power of truth, humour, acceptance and familial love. Alison Wearing led a largely carefree childhood until she learned, at the age of 12, that her family was a little more complex than she had realized.

    Book Review. Free Access. Growing up in a lesbian family: effects on child development. By Fiona L. Tasker and Susan Golombok, Guilford Press, London, No. of pages: ISBN 1‐‐‐8. Pippa Stevens. Department of Sociology University of Leeds, Leeds, : Pippa Stevens. Get this from a library! Girlish: growing up in a lesbian home. [Lara Lillibridge] -- "The story everyone wants to hear isn't the story I want to tell." Lara Lillibridge grew up with two moms--an experience that shaped and scarred her at the same time. Told from the perspective of.

      13 Tweets That Define What Growing up as Lesbian Was Really Like. #GrowingUpLesbian At family dinners/cookout when the older family members ask why you don't have a .   The Crime Reader's Guide to Growing Up Gay in the South. 25 Books, Films, and TV Episodes Featuring Queer Characters So You Never Have To Feel Alone In Winter’s Bone, we see a young lesbian defend her family and search for her missing (and possible dead) (or easiest) queer book by Ms. Oates might be Zombie, or even Book of American.


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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Ongoing legal battles over same-sex marriage have drawn inc /5. Girlish is a Venn diagram of a book: it's a memoir of growing up hard in the '80's; it's a look at (a specific) Lesbian motherhood and the effect on children of having same-sex parents; it's a look at becoming a mother when you weren't properly parented yourself and it's a "mean mommy" book -- a subgenre that suits a very specific reader (like me).4/5.

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Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Tully. out of 5 stars Creative and engaging memoir of a childhood/5(45). Growing Up in a Lesbian Family: Effects on Child Development. Tasker, Fiona L.; Golombok, Susan Opponents of the legal recognition of homosexual unions have based their arguments in part on the premise that children brought up by parents of the same sex Cited by: Presenting a unique longitudinal study of 25 children raised in lesbian mother families, and a comparison group raised by single heterosexual mothers, the book examines the developmental effects of growing up in a same-sex household--and confronts a range of myths and stereotypes along the way.

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Get this from a library. Growing up in a lesbian family: effects on child development. [Fiona L Tasker; Susan Golombok] -- "Presenting a unique longitudinal study of 25 children raised in lesbian mother families, and a comparison group raised by single heterosexual mothers, the book lays out the developmental effects of.

On Growing Up with Lesbian Parents By Lara Lillibridge, Blogger, Book Author & Mom. Everyone always wants to know what it was like to grow up with lesbian parents.

On the one hand, it probably wasn’t much different than growing up with heterosexual parents. We ate breakfast, went to school, did chores. 90% of the time we functioned like. Growing up in a Lesbian Family by Fiona L. Tasker,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(2).

***Finalist, Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards, LGBT Adult Nonfiction category*****Award-Winning Finalist, Best Book Awards sponsored by American Book Fest, LGBTQ Non-Fiction category***An honest, unfiltered memoir about a girl with an unconventional family.

“The story everyone wants to hear isn’t the story I want to tell.” Lara Lillibridge grew up with two moms. Lara Lillibridge sings off-beat and dances off-key. She is a graduate of West Virginia Wesleyan College’s MFA program in creative nonfiction.

Inshe won the Slippery Elm Literary Journal’s Prose Contest, American Literary Review’s Creative Nonfiction Contest, and was a finalist in both Black Warrior Review’s Nonfiction Contest and Disquiet’s Literary Prize in Creative : Skyhorse. Growing up with same-sex parents.

By Andrea Gordon who grew up in Toronto with two moms and a large supportive network of family and. Presenting a unique longitudinal study of 25 children raised in lesbian mother families, and a comparison group raised by single heterosexual mothers, the book examines the developmental effects of growing up in a same-sex household--and confronts a /5(2).

Quite simply, growing up with gay parents was very difficult, and not because of prejudice from neighbors. People in our community didn’t really know what was going on in the house.

To most outside observers, I was a well-raised, high-achieving child, finishing high school with straight A’s. Inside, however, I was confused. Presenting a unique longitudinal study of 25 children raised in lesbian mother families, and a comparison group raised by single heterosexual mothers, the book examines the developmental effects of growing up in a same-sex household–and confronts a range of myths and stereotypes along the way.

Growing Up in a Same-Sex Parented Family: The Adolescent Voice of Experience MARJORIE G. WELSH In her book Families Like Mine, Garner () fourth in a series of longitudinal follow-ups to the National Lesbian Family Study (NLFS) originally launched init.

During the part in Love, Simon when Simon was explaining why he doesn’t want to come out really struck me personally. I’m always like “straight people don’t need to come out so why should I” but deep down I know that I’m just scared of what people will think, just like Simon was.

Growing up in a lesbian home but the problem with having a family made up of friends is that once they decided to leave, you didn’t run into them at weddings and funerals. Book Excerpts. Buy Growing up in a Lesbian Family: Effects On Child Development 1 by Fiona Tasker.

(ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). I'm always excited by the publication of memoirs about LGBTQ families, and I'm happy to be part of the blog tour for Lara Lillibridge’s memoir Girlish: Growing Up in a Lesbian Home (Skyhorse Publishing), on its launch date and book birthday.

Girlish is not a comfortable tale. It is, however, a reminder that we LGBTQ parents are as flawed as any others, and we should not let some ideal of.Growing up Gay, Growing up Lesbian is the first literary anthology geared specifically to gay and lesbian youth.

It includes more than fifty coming-of-age stories by established writers and teenagers and has been hailed by writers, educators, activists, booksellers, and the press as an essential resource for young people—and not-so-young people—seeking to understand the gay.