Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 August 2016

248 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190276348

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Queer Aging

The Gayby Boomers and a New Frontier for Gerontology

Jesus Ramirez-Valles

  • An innovative new work that examines the aging of gay men through 11 first-person accounts
  • Interviews with racially and economically diverse older gay men offer unprecedented breadth of account and perspective
  • Includes theoretical and historical framework for engaging with subjects' first-person narratives
  • Ideal text for undergraduate, masters, and doctoral level courses in sociology, American history, LGBTQ studies, gerontology, African American and Latino studies, and social work
  • Valuable resource for health professionals who serve LGBTQ communities and communities and color and friends, family, and caregivers of older gay men

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