Chapter

The Study

Mark McCormack

in The Declining Significance of Homophobia

Published in print March 2012 | ISBN: 9780199778249
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199933051 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199778249.003.0015

Series: Sexuality, Identity, and Society

The Study

Show Summary Details

Preview

This chapter provides the background of the schools studied in this research. It provides demographic data on the three schools and highlights the importance of the British context. It also explores the issues around being an openly gay researcher in the setting, and how this positively facilitated collection of richer data from both gay and straight students.

Keywords: methods; gay; reflexivity; demographics; context; school

Chapter.  4244 words. 

Subjects: Social Psychology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.