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Married women who love women, and more., Carren Strock

Originally written in 1998, this book remains a key resource for women in heterosexual marriages who discover, or are coming to terms with, their lesbianism or bisexuality. This classic edition includes a foreword from Ann Northrop that reflects on changes in language, intersectionality, and understandings of gender since first publication
Table Of Contents
Cover -- Endorsements -- Half Title -- Series -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Epigraph -- Poem -- Contents -- Foreword to the Classic Edition -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction 2020 or Recap -- Part One The Discovery -- Chapter 1 Awakening -- Chapter 2 What Am I? -- Chapter 3 What Now? -- Part Two A New Life -- Chapter 4 Do I Tell My Husband or Not? -- Chapter 5 The Husbands -- Chapter 6 What Do the Kids Think? -- Chapter 7 Coming Out to Friends and Family -- Part Three Options -- Chapter 8 The Reality of Marriage -- Chapter 9 Redefined Marriages -- Chapter 10 New Kinds of Relationships Including Polyamorous Ones -- Chapter 11 The Single Lovers of Married Women -- Chapter 12 Labeling: No Longer So Simple -- Part Four Selfhood -- Chapter 13 Sexual Intimacy -- Chapter 14 New Beginnings -- Chapter 15 What Does "Transgender" Mean? -- Chapter 16 Then and Now or Woulda, Coulda, Shoulda -- Part Five More Women's Stories -- Chapter 17 More Women's Stories -- Appendix: Where to Turn to for Help and Information -- Notes -- Glossary: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Terminology, and More -- Bibliography -- Additional Reading -- Index
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
1 online resource (343 pages)
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