“Nonheterosexuals face an enormous amount of hostility and discrimination from many heterosexuals in the workplace and in society as a whole. This excellent book educates the reader about how individuals' sexual orientation may affect both how well they are accepted by their coworkers, and how they react to coworkers. It is useful in courses or training programs on diversity in general or on this particular topic. It also may be used by individuals outside of courses who simply want to learn more about sexual orientation as a workplace issue and about themselves. Amy J. Zuckerman and George F. Simons's book is definitely the best book on the topic.” --Gary N. Powell, Department of Management, University of Connecticut Sexual orientation is one of the most controversial ...
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- American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors, and Therapists
435 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1717
Chicago, IL 60611-4067
Provides education on sexuality for counselors, therapists, and teachers.
- American Civil Liberties Union—Gay and Lesbian Rights Project
132 West 43rd Street
New York, NY 10036
Legal and political information on sexual orientation.
- Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD)
150 W. 26th Street, Suite 503
New York, NY 10001
National organization devoted to identifying and responding to public expressions of homophobia, particularly in the media, and to improving public understanding of the history and achievements of lesbians and gay men. Many chapters nationwide.
- Human Rights Campaign Fund
1101 14th Street, NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20005
Political organization committed to securing full civil rights for lesbians and gay men and responsible federal policies on AIDS. HRCF mobilizes ...