Accomplishing Masculinity through Anti-Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Homicide

  title={Accomplishing Masculinity through Anti-Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Homicide},
  author={Kristin Kelley and Jeff Gruenewald},
  journal={Men and Masculinities},
  pages={29 - 3}
In the current study, we seek to understand the dynamic processes of fatal attacks against lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals across different situational circumstances. A review of prior research and story line analyses of 121 anti-LGBT homicides led to the creation of a homicide typology based on offender mode of victim selection. Guided by symbolic interactionism and theories of masculinity and violence, five representative case studies are conducted based on various… 
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