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The ABC's of LGBT+ / Ashley Mardell.

By: Mardell, Ashley [author.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: [Coral Gables, Florida] : Mango Media Inc., [2016]Copyright date: ©2016Description: 189 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781633534094; 163353409X.Other title: ABC's of LGBT plus | ABC's of lesbian gay bisexual transgender plus | LGBT plus | Lesbian gay bisexual transgender plus | LGBT+.Subject(s): Sexual minorities -- Identity | Sexual minorities -- Anecdotes | Gender nonconformity | Transgender people | Homosexuality | Bisexuality | Bisexuals | Gays | Lesbians | Sexual minorities | Sexual minorities -- Identity | Sexual minorities -- Anecdotes | YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION -- LGBT | Bisexuality | Bisexuals | Gays | Gender nonconformity | Homosexuality | Lesbians | Sexual minorities | Sexual minorities -- Identity | Transgender people | YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / LGBT | Homosexuality, Female | Homosexuality, Male | Bisexuality | Homosexuality | Gender Identity | Sexual and Gender MinoritiesGenre/Form: Anecdotes. | Anecdotes.DDC classification: 306.76
Contents:
A cheat sheet : Who is writing this book? ; What is this book about? ; Why is this book important? ; Who is this book for? ; How to use this book ; A disclaimer -- Spectrums -- Gender : Intro to sex and gender : What is sex? ; What is gender? ; Gender expression ; Pronouns -- Identities and terms -- Sexual and romantic identities : Sexual and romantic orientations: what are they? : Sexual orientation ; Romantic orientation -- Identities and terms : Single gender attractions ; Multiple gender attractions ; Fluid attractions ; Asexual and aromantic identities ; More sexual and romantic identities -- Terms and identity index!
Summary: Shares in-depth definitions of LGBT+ terms, and offers personal anecdotes from LGBT+ people.Summary: "We live in a post-binary world where gender fluency, awareness and acceptance of how people identify is essential. Ashley Mardell, a trusted voice on YouTube, looks at all things LGBT+. Mardell's book, filled with in-depth definitions and personal anecdotes, is proof it does get better every day in a world where people are empowered by information and understanding. As Mardell says, 'Learning about new identities broadens our understanding of humanity, heightens our empathy, and allows us different, valuable perspectives.' Whether you are a questioning teen, a teacher or parent looking for advice or anyone wanting to learn the language of respect, this book is an essential guide for you"--Back cover.
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HQ73 .M37 2016 (Browse shelf) Available 0000002346443
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-187) and index.

A cheat sheet : Introduction : Who is writing this book? ; What is this book about? ; Why is this book important? ; Who is this book for? ; How to use this book ; A disclaimer -- 1. Spectrums -- 2. Gender : Intro to sex and gender : What is sex? ; What is gender? ; Gender expression ; Pronouns -- Identities and terms -- 3. Sexual and romantic identities : Sexual and romantic orientations: what are they? : Sexual orientation ; Romantic orientation -- Identities and terms : Single gender attractions ; Multiple gender attractions ; Fluid attractions ; Asexual and aromantic identities ; More sexual and romantic identities -- Conclusion : Terms and identity index!

Shares in-depth definitions of LGBT+ terms, and offers personal anecdotes from LGBT+ people.

"We live in a post-binary world where gender fluency, awareness and acceptance of how people identify is essential. Ashley Mardell, a trusted voice on YouTube, looks at all things LGBT+. Mardell's book, filled with in-depth definitions and personal anecdotes, is proof it does get better every day in a world where people are empowered by information and understanding. As Mardell says, 'Learning about new identities broadens our understanding of humanity, heightens our empathy, and allows us different, valuable perspectives.' Whether you are a questioning teen, a teacher or parent looking for advice or anyone wanting to learn the language of respect, this book is an essential guide for you"--Back cover.

Grade 7-up.

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