If you already have an account, sign in. The portraits are set in separate windows from the text, smattered throughout the book. Advice and information was accumulated from about 60 families and draws on her own personal experience. Explores the role of the 'known donor' in the queer family structure. She also addresses family roles, family crises, how to handle antihomosexual bias, and how to deal with any issues children might have when growing up with gay or lesbian parents. Write a customer review.
The Complete Lesbian and Gay Parenting Guide
Internet resource Document Type: The book is divided into four main sections, the first of which reviews the paths and roadblocks to LGBT parenthood and includes descriptions of artificial insemination, surrogacy and donor issues, co-parenting arrangements, domestic and international adoptions, and the need for cultural sensitivity in trans-racial adoptions. WorldCat is the world's largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online. The name field is required. Advanced Search Find a Library. When the American dream becomes a nightmare -- Divorcing till death do us part -- Nightmare on Elm Street -- pt.
The Complete Lesbian and Gay Parenting Guide - AFTA
The E-mail Address es you entered is are not in a valid format. The stories and the families that present them are simply and wonderfully too diverse to capture in this review and include the pregnant butch who exhorts that no one bring frilly maternity panties to the baby shower, to the MTF physician who delays her transition until after she started a family with her spouse, to name only two. Please enter recipient e-mail address es. The author acknowledges that the brass tacks information on medical, social, and legal issues associated with the creation of queer families may be out of date.
The complete lesbian & gay parenting guide
Description: But Lev also encourages queer people wanting to become parents, believing they are ready to enter whichever process makes sense for their desires and situation, not to give up on their dreams of parenting because they may live in a state with an unsupportive or even hostile legal structure. Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. Would you also like to submit a review for this item? The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Berkeley trade paperback edition View all editions and formats Rating: