The Velvet Rage

A groundbreaking examination of the psychology of homosexuality, why it leads to shame over one's identity, and how to overcome it In The Velvet Rage, psychologist Alan Downs draws on his own struggle with shame and anger, contemporary research, and stories from his patients to passionately describe the stages of a gay man's journey out of shame and offers practical and inspired strategies to stop the cycle of avoidance and self-defeating behavior. The Velvet Rage is an empowering book that has already changed the public discourse on gay culture and helped shape the identity of an entire generation of gay men.

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  • Author : Alan Downs
  • Publisher : Da Capo Lifelong Books
  • Pages : 272 pages
  • ISBN : 0738215856
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Velvet Rage

The Velvet Rage
  • Author : Alan Downs
  • Publisher : Da Capo Lifelong Books
  • Release : 05 June 2012
GET THIS BOOKThe Velvet Rage

A groundbreaking examination of the psychology of homosexuality, why it leads to shame over one's identity, and how to overcome it In The Velvet Rage, psychologist Alan Downs draws on his own struggle with shame and anger, contemporary research, and stories from his patients to passionately describe the stages of a gay man's journey out of shame and offers practical and inspired strategies to stop the cycle of avoidance and self-defeating behavior. The Velvet Rage is an empowering book that

The Velvet Rage

The Velvet Rage
  • Author : Alan Downs
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 05 June 2012
GET THIS BOOKThe Velvet Rage

A groundbreaking examination of the psychology of homosexuality, why it leads to shame over one's identity, and how to overcome it In The Velvet Rage, psychologist Alan Downs draws on his own struggle with shame and anger, contemporary research, and stories from his patients to passionately describe the stages of a gay man's journey out of shame and offers practical and inspired strategies to stop the cycle of avoidance and self-defeating behavior. The Velvet Rage is an empowering book that

The Velvet Rage

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  • Author : Alan Downs
  • Publisher : Highbridge Company
  • Release : 10 May 2014
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The historic, groundbreaking examination of the psychology of homosexuality: why it has lead many men to feel ashamed of their own identity and how to overcome that sense of shame.

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  • Publisher : Black Swan
  • Release : 08 March 2018
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Straight Jacket is a revolutionary clarion call for gay men, the wider LGBT community, their friends and family. Part memoir, part ground-breaking polemic, it looks beneath the shiny facade of contemporary gay culture and asks if gay people are as happy as they could be--and if not, why not? Meticulously researched, courageous and life-affirming, Straight Jacket offers invaluable practical advice on how to overcome a range of difficult issues. It also recognizes that this is a watershed moment, a piercing

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  • Publisher : Grove Press
  • Release : 13 June 2021
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Cruise Control

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  • Author : Robert Weiss, MSW
  • Publisher : eBookIt.com
  • Release : 21 February 2013
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Cruise Control is the premiere book on the growing problem of sex addiction in gay men. This second edition explores how technology has impacted the instant ability to "meet up" and the implications of being in recovery in a committed relationship. Accessible resource for achieving sex addiction recovery including a "30 day test" and a dating plan.

Out of the Shadows

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  • Author : Walt Odets
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release : 04 June 2019
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Gay Men Choosing Parenthood

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  • Author : Gerald P. Mallon
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release : 07 January 2004
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Gay parenting is a topic on which almost everyone has an opinion but almost nobody has any facts. Here at last is a book based on a thorough review of the literature, as well as interviews with a pioneering group of men who in the 1980s chose to become fathers outside the boundaries of a heterosexual union—through foster care, adoption, and other kinship relationships. This book reveals how very natural and possible gay parenthood can be. What factors influence

Gay Shame

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  • Author : David M. Halperin,Valerie Traub
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 13 June 2021
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Asking if the political requirements of gay pride have repressed discussion of the more uncomfortable or undignified aspects of homosexuality, 'Gay Shame' seeks to lift this unofficial ban on the investigation of homosexuality and shame by presenting critical work from the most vibrant frontier in contemporary queer studies.

The Path of the Green Man

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  • Author : Michael Thomas Ford
  • Publisher : Citadel Press
  • Release : 13 June 2021
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A handbook containing information of interest to,gay men who want to know what paganism and Wicca,are, how these traditions speak specifically to,them and how to go about beginning to explore,pagan spirituality as a rewarding spiritual path.,The Path of the Green Man is composed of two,parts, arranged in alternating chapters. The first,part is a basic primer on paganism and Wicca, on,spiritual practice and beginning to play with the,tools of spirituality. The second

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  • Author : Nelson D. Schwartz
  • Publisher : Anchor Books
  • Release : 09 February 2021
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From New York Times business reporter Nelson D. Schwartz comes a bold and urgent investigation of division between the wealthy and the middle class n every arena of American life. In nearly every realm of daily life--from health care to education, highways to home security--there is an invisible velvet rope that divides how Americans live. On one side of the rope, for a price, red tape is cut, lines are jumped, appointments are secured, and doors are opened. On the

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  • Author : Will Roscoe
  • Publisher : Beacon Press (MA)
  • Release : 13 June 1995
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A fascinating collection of myths and stories from around the world that offers gay men a key to discovering the myths and heroes of their lives.

Born This Way

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  • Author : Paul Vitagliano
  • Publisher : Quirk Books
  • Release : 09 October 2012
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Based on the hugely popular blog of the same name, Born This Way shares 100 different memories of growing up LGBTQ. Childhood photographs are accompanied by sweet, funny, and at times heartbreaking personal stories. Collected from around the world and dating from the 1940s to today, these memories speak to the hardships of an unaccepting world and the triumph of pride, self-love, and self-acceptance. This intimate little book is a wonderful gift for all members of the LGBTQ community as well

Gay Men's Guide to Love and Relationships

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  • Author : Richard L. Travis
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release : 27 October 2012
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Gay men are entitled to have good, healthy friendships and good, healthy relationships. This book addresses the struggle that gay men have to just find safety in home, employment and relationships. It also focuses on the different needs gay men have, as individuals and as a group. Gay men have often been perceived as "damaged goods" and therefore often act out in self-abusive ways by choosing inappropriate or unavailable men to date or befriend. This book helps identify personality characteristics

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  • Author : Mariya Khan
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 January 2014
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