An Intersectional Analysis of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) People’s Evaluations of Anti-Queer Violence

@article{Meyer2012AnIA,
  title={An Intersectional Analysis of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) People’s Evaluations of Anti-Queer Violence},
  author={D. Meyer},
  journal={Gender & Society},
  year={2012},
  volume={26},
  pages={849 - 873}
}
  • D. Meyer
  • Published 2012
  • Psychology
  • Gender & Society
  • The author uses an intersectionality framework to examine how lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people evaluate the severity of their violent experiences. Previous research focusing on the severity of anti-LGBT violence has given relatively little attention to race, class, and gender as systems of power. In contrast, results from this study, based on 47 semi-structured, in-depth interviews, reveal that Black and Latino/Latina respondents often perceived anti-queer violence as… CONTINUE READING
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