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Spring 5-14-2014

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Jack Jackson


This thesis considers the US v. Windsor decision (2013) placing it in the context of larger queer political movements.

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Assimilation (Sociology) -- Sexual minorities, Sexual minorities -- Legal status -- Laws, Affirmation, Normativity (Ethics) -- Social aspects, Same-sex marriage -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Cases, Social justice -- Public opinion, United States -- Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), Edie Windsor, Whitman College -- Dissertation collection 2014 -- Politics Department

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