Coston's research examines how the intersections of race, class, and gender create differing experiences of marginalization and oppression for people who are LGBTQ.
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Examines the effects of victim and perpetrator characteristics; specifically age, race, and number of offenders, on the seriousness of anti-lesbian, gay, bisexual (LGB) and anti-transgender (T) hate crime incidents.
Addresses the research question, is the enactment of the national state LGBT civil rights legislation related to anti-LGB hate crimes? Examines whether bans to same sex marriage laws and bias crime legislation are related to rates of anti-LGB hate crimes.