Description: While the words "we are everywhere" can be frequently heard at gay and lesbian political events, The Gay and Lesbian Atlas provides the first empirical confirmation of this rallying cry. Drawing on the most recent data from the U.S. Census, this groundbreaking work offers a detailed geographic and demographic portrait of gay and lesbian families in all 50 states plus the top 25 U.S. metropolitan areas. These results, presented in more than 250 full-color maps and charts, will both confirm and challenge anecdotal information about the spatial distribution and demographic characteristics of this community. It is probably no surprise that San Francisco, Key West, and western Massachusetts all host large gay and lesbian populations, but it might surprise some that Houston, Texas, contains one ...
Bibliographic information
Publisher(s): The Urban Insitute
Publish Date: 2004
Book Pages: 232
Industry Identifier: ISBN_10: 0877667217
Subjects: Social Science / LGBT Studies / Gay Studies • Social Science / LGBT Studies / Lesbian Studies
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Height: 22.00 cm
Width: 28.00 cm
Thickness: 1.90 cm
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