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The lives of transgender people

Author: Genny Beemyn; Sue Rankin
Publisher: New York ; Chichester : Columbia University Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on a survey among nearly 3,500 transsexual women, transsexual men, crossdressers, and genderqueer individuals, and with more than 400 follow-up interviews the authors describe when and how participants noted a feeling of difference because of their gender; the issues that caused them to feel uncertain about their gender identities; the factors that encouraged them to embrace a transgender identity; and the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Genny Beemyn; Sue Rankin
ISBN: 0231143060 9780231143066 0231143079 9780231143073
OCLC Number: 833293899
Notes: Formerly CIP.
Description: xvi, 230 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Genny Beemyn and Susan Rankin.

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Based on a survey among nearly 3,500 transsexual women, transsexual men, crossdressers, and genderqueer individuals, and with more than 400 follow-up interviews the authors describe when and how participants noted a feeling of difference because of their gender; the issues that caused them to feel uncertain about their gender identities; the factors that encouraged them to embrace a transgender identity; and the steps they have taken to meet other transgender individuals.

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This book's greatest strengths are twofold: it outlines a wide diversity of gender identities that step outside of previous identity markers, including the experiences of young genderqueer people, Read more...

 
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