Heterosexism in high school and victimization among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and questioning students.

@article{ChesirTeran2009HeterosexismIH,
  title={Heterosexism in high school and victimization among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and questioning students.},
  author={Daniel Chesir-Teran and Diane K. Hughes},
  journal={Journal of youth and adolescence},
  year={2009},
  volume={38 7},
  pages={963-75}
}
This study examined relationships between perceived heterosexism in high school policies and programs, social environments, and victimization rates among lesbian, gay, bisexual and questioning (LGBQ) students. Secondary analyses of Internet survey data from a large cohort of LGBQ students (N = 2037; 76% male, 82% White; mean age = 16.07; 56% gay or lesbian; 28% bisexual; 16% questioning) yielded moderate correlations between perceptions of non-discrimination and harassment policies, inclusive… CONTINUE READING

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