Social Work Research Considerations with Sexual Minorities in the African Diaspora

Kamilah Majied, Tamarah Moss-Knight

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This article provides guidelines and considerations for research with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) people of African descent, particularly those living in developing countries. Recommendations are drawn from the International Sexuality and Mental Health Research Project, which studied experiences of black LGBTQ people in the Caribbean, Africa, and Europe.
Original languageAmerican English
JournalJournal of Social Work Values and Ethics
StatePublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes


  • African diaspora
  • lesbian; gay; bisexual; transgender; and questioning (LGBTQ)
  • sexual minorities
  • sexuality
  • social work research


  • Social Work
  • Political Science
  • Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

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