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By Richard A. Isay

ISBN-10: 0805053158

ISBN-13: 9780805053159

Winner of a Books for a greater existence Literary Award in Psychology

The value of dwelling authentically—accepting one’s homosexuality and embracing a good homosexual identity—is on the middle of Dr. Richard Isay’s robust paintings at the mental improvement of homosexual males. within the candid language of private case histories, together with his personal, Isay exhibits how disguising one’s sexual identification can set off nervousness, melancholy, and occasional vainness. He appears to be like on the problem of homosexual males who're closeting in heterosexual marriages in addition to on the particular matters of youngsters, older males, and people faced with HIV or AIDS. Isay exposes the tenacity with which psychoanalysis has clung to outmoded perspectives of homosexuality. Becoming homosexual offers nice perception for college kids of psychology, gender reports, and sociology.

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4 Leveling. Each car shall be equipped with a self-leveling feature that will automatically bring and maintain the car at floor landings within a tolerance of ½ inch (13 mm) under rated loading to zero loading conditions. 5 Illumination. The level of illumination at the car controls, platform, car threshold and car landing sill shall be 5 foot-candles (54 lux) minimum. 6 Elevator Car Controls. 6 and 309. 6. 1 Location. Controls shall be located within one of the reach ranges specified in Section 308.

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