Loving ourselves : the gay and lesbian guide to self-esteem / Kimeron Hardin ; foreword by Joe Kort.
By: Hardin, Kimeron N.Material type: TextPublisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : London : Alyson ; Turnaround, c2008Description: xii, 292 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9781593500450 (pbk.); 1593500459 (pbk.).Subject(s): Gays -- Psychology | Self-esteemDDC classification: 155.3/4412
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -292.
What is self-esteem and can you really change it? -- Hand-me-down messages: what you learned from your family of origin -- Inescapable messages: the media, culture, and politics -- Messages of faith: religious authorities -- Schools, peers, and other influences -- Your career and going for it -- Love and self-esteem -- Lifestyle -- Feeling the feelings -- Modifying self-talk -- Self-nurturing and forgiveness -- Spirituality -- Transgender self-esteem -- Aging and self-esteem -- Queer parenting and self-esteem -- Life on the down low -- Growth and change.