Search Resources (English): Lesbian couples

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Recognition of lesbian couples: an inalienable right

Provides a critical analysis of incrementalist strategy and the formal equality approach as applied to the legal recognition of same-sex couples in Canada.

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Published: 2002
The impact of relationship recognition on lesbian women in Canada: still separate and only somewhat "equivalent"

Evaluates how the fact of relationship recognition affects lesbian and gay couples in terms of their legal, economic and social status.

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Published: 2001
Abuse in lesbian relationships: information and resources

Focuses on the issue of abuse in lesbian relationships. Provides preliminary guidelines and concrete steps for responding to incidents of lesbian abuse. Discusses the diversity of issues involved and the need for resources to address these concerns.

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Published: 1998
Domestic violence in the LGBT community

Discusses the issue of domestic violence in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered community. Reprinted from Public Health - Seattle & King County's web site

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Published: 2000
Intimate betrayal: domestic violence in lesbian relationships
Examines issues surrounding lesbian battering.
Published: 2001
Lesbian mothering
Looks at personal experiences in creating a lesbian family.
Published: 1999
Battering in lesbian relationships: part one, mainstream response and the real story
Discusses battering in lesbian relationships within the context of homophobia. Addresses unique concerns of transition house staff. Part one of a two-part article. (See Details)
Published: 1994
Battering in lesbian relationships: part two, owning the problem
Discusses various cultural barriers for the battered lesbian seeking help. Rectifies several myths regarding lesbian battering. Part two of a two-part article. (See Details)
Published: 1995
Intra-lesbian violence
Discusses the dynamics of abuse in lesbian relationships, showing differences from and similarities to heterosexual relationships. (See Details)
Published: 2001
Liz's story: survivor's story
Provides a case history of violence within a female same-sex relationship. Describes the search for assistance and support. (See Details)
Published: 2001