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Ex-gay movement


  • Here are entered works on a movement led primarily by evangelical and fundamentalist Christians that that seeks to alter the sexual orientation of individuals from homosexuality to heterosexuality.
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    • us: Ex-gay ministries
    • us: Ex-homosexual movement
    • us: Exgay movement
    • us: Exodus movement (Ex-gay movement)
    • us: Former-gay movement
    • us: Former-homosexual movement
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    • found: Work cat.: 2002: Erzen, T. Straight to Jesus, c2006: CIP galley (ex-gay movement)
    • found: Wikipedia WWW site, 8-18-2005: Ex-gay page (""The ex-gay or exodus movement is a controversial movement that consists of several groups that seek to alter the sexual orientation of homosexual or bisexual individuals from homosexuality or bisexuality to heterosexuality. Most, though not all, of these groups believe that all homosexual or bisexual individuals should attempt to make this change. Ex-gay groups offer counseling, prayer, and other techniques to achieve this. Most ex-gay organizations extend this to include people who identify as transgender, on the basis that they consider such feelings or behaviour to be related to homosexuality ... The movement is primarily based in the United States (though it exists in other countries such as Canada, Sweden and the United Kingdom), and is largely led by evangelical and fundamentalist Christians.")
    • found: WashingtonBlade.com WWW site, 8-18-2005: National news page, "Mental health group bars PFOX from convention" article (ex-gay movement)
    • found: Sexual conversion therapy, c2001.
  • General Notes

    • Here are entered works on a movement led primarily by evangelical and fundamentalist Christians that that seeks to alter the sexual orientation of individuals from homosexuality to heterosexuality.
  • Change Notes

    • 2006-05-31: new
    • 2006-07-17: revised
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