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The straight state : sexuality and citizenship in twentieth-century America

Margot Canaday.
  • Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2009.
  • xiv, 277 pages : illustrations; 24 cm.
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  • Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2012. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
  • Immigration. "A new species of undesirable immigrant" : perverse aliens and the limits of the law, 1900-1924
  • Military. "We are merely concerned with the fact of sodomy" : managing sexual stigma in the World War I-era military, 1917-1933
  • Welfare. "Most fags are floaters" : the problem of "unattached persons" during the early New Deal, 1933-1935
  • Welfare. "With the ugly word written across it" : homo-hetero binarism, federal welfare policy, and the 1944 GI Bill
  • Military. "Finding a home in the Army" : women's integration, homosexual tendencies, and the Cold War military, 1947-1959
  • Immigration. "Who is a homosexual?" : the consolidation of sexual identities in mid-twentieth-century immigration law, 1952-1983.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Additional form
  • Alternate version: 9780691135984 Alternate version: 0691135983