Hostname: page-component-848d4c4894-jbqgn Total loading time: 0 Render date: 2024-06-17T06:44:53.430Z Has data issue: false hasContentIssue false

The Same-Sex Unions Revolution in Western Democracies: International Norms and Domestic Policy Change. By Kelly Kollman. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2013. 256 pp. $115 (hardcover). - Out in Africa: LGBT Organizing in Namibia and South Africa. By Ashley Currier. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2012. 272 pp. $25 (paperback). - Why Europe is Lesbian and Gay Friendly (and Why America Never Will Be). By Angelia Wilson. Albany: SUNY Press, 2013. 206 pp. $24.95 (paperback).

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  17 March 2015

Phillip M. Ayoub*
Drexel University


Image of the first page of this content. For PDF version, please use the ‘Save PDF’ preceeding this image.'
Book Reviews
Copyright © The Women and Politics Research Section of the American Political Science Association 2015 

Access options

Get access to the full version of this content by using one of the access options below. (Log in options will check for institutional or personal access. Content may require purchase if you do not have access.)



Adam, Barry, Duyvendak, Jan Willem, and Krouwel, Andre. 1998. Global Emergence of Gay & Lesbian Politics. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.Google Scholar
Ayoub, Phillip M. 2013. “Cooperative Transnationalism in Contemporary Europe: Europeanization and Political Opportunities for LGBT Mobilization in the European Union.” European Political Science Review 5 (2): 279310.Google Scholar
Ayoub, Phillip M. 2014. “With Arms Wide Shut: Threat Perception, Norm Reception and Mobilized Resistance to LGBT Rights.” Journal of Human Rights 13 (3): 337–62.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
Ayoub, Phillip M. n.d. “Contested Norms in New-Adopter States: International Determinants of LGBT Rights Legislation.” European Journal of International Relations, forthcoming. doi: 1354066114543335.Google Scholar
Berger, Peter L. 1993. A Far Glory: The Quest for Faith in an Age of Credulity. New York: Anchor Books.Google Scholar
Byrnes, Timothy A., and Katzenstein, Peter J.. 2006. Religion in an Expanding Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.Google Scholar
Casanova, José. 1994. Public Religions in the Modern World. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.Google Scholar
Dorf, Michael C., and Tarrow, Sidney. 2014. “Strange Bedfellows: How an Anticipatory Countermovement Brought Same-Sex Marriage Into the Public Arena.” Law & Society Review 39 (2): 449–73.Google Scholar
Katzenstein, Peter. 1987. Policy and Politics in West Germany: The Growth of a Semi-Sovereign State. Philadelphia: Temple University Press.Google Scholar
Kollman, Kelly. 2013. “Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Bill Submission From Dr. Kelly Kollman.” (accessed January 2, 2014).Google Scholar
Novkov, Julie, and Barclay, Scott. 2010. “Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals, and the Transgendered in Political Science: Report on a Discipline-Wide Survey.” PS: Political Science & Politics 43 (1): 95106.Google Scholar
Philpott, Daniel. 2000. “Westphalia, Authority, and International Society.” In Sovereignty at the Millennium, Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 144–68.Google Scholar
Takács, Judit, and Szalma, Ivett. 2011. “Homophobia and Same-Sex Partnership Legislation in Europe.” Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal 30 (5): 356–78.Google Scholar
Weiss, Meredith, and Bosia, Michael, eds. 2013. Global Homophobia: States, Movements, and the Politics of Oppression. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press.Google Scholar