Performativity Double Standards and the Sexual Orientation Climate at a Southern Liberal Arts University

@article{Byron2017PerformativityDS,
  title={Performativity Double Standards and the Sexual Orientation Climate at a Southern Liberal Arts University},
  author={Reginald A. Byron and Maria R. Lowe and Brianna Billingsley and Nathan Tuttle},
  journal={Journal of Homosexuality},
  year={2017},
  volume={64},
  pages={671 - 696}
}
ABSTRACT This study employs quantitative and qualitative methods to examine how heterosexual, bisexual, and gay students rate and describe a Southern, religiously affiliated university’s sexual orientation climate. Using qualitative data, queer theory, and the concept tyranny of sexualized spaces, we explain why non-heterosexual students have more negative perceptions of the university climate than heterosexual male students, in both bivariate and multivariate analyses. Although heterosexual… 
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