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The Resource Take the young stranger by the hand : same-sex relations and the YMCA, John Donald Gustav-Wrathall

Take the young stranger by the hand : same-sex relations and the YMCA, John Donald Gustav-Wrathall

Label
Take the young stranger by the hand : same-sex relations and the YMCA
Title
Take the young stranger by the hand
Title remainder
same-sex relations and the YMCA
Statement of responsibility
John Donald Gustav-Wrathall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gustav-Wrathall traces the history of the YMCA, focusing on its nineteenth-century origins in supporting intense male friendships and "an alternative to mainstream patterns of heterosexual marriage and family life." He also explores the YMCA's role in early sex education and the roles played by women in Christian men's organizations
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gustav-Wrathall, John Donald
Dewey number
267/.3973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BV1090
LC item number
.G88 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Chicago series on sexuality, history, and society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young Men's Christian associations
  • Male friendship
  • Gay men
Label
Take the young stranger by the hand : same-sex relations and the YMCA, John Donald Gustav-Wrathall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [237]-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Women and the Young Men's Christian Association
  • 6.
  • Getting physical
  • 7.
  • Cruising
  • . 1.
  • From urban pietism to sex education
  • 2.
  • Intense friendship
  • 3.
  • Singleness and the consecrated secretary
  • 4.
  • Marriage and the scrifical "Y wife"
Control code
38270678
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 267 pages
Isbn
9780226907840
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98009904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Z Coll. copy forms part of the Gay and Lesbian Archive of Mid-America Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Take the young stranger by the hand : same-sex relations and the YMCA, John Donald Gustav-Wrathall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [237]-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Women and the Young Men's Christian Association
  • 6.
  • Getting physical
  • 7.
  • Cruising
  • . 1.
  • From urban pietism to sex education
  • 2.
  • Intense friendship
  • 3.
  • Singleness and the consecrated secretary
  • 4.
  • Marriage and the scrifical "Y wife"
Control code
38270678
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 267 pages
Isbn
9780226907840
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98009904
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Z Coll. copy forms part of the Gay and Lesbian Archive of Mid-America Collection.
Other physical details
illustrations

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