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Transsexualism : illusion and reality

Author: Colette Chiland
Publisher: Middletown, CT : Wesleyan University Press, 2003.
Series: Disseminations.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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"Transsexualism: Illusion and Reality combines the insights of psychology, psychoanalysis, history, anthropology, sociology and personal experience to rethink transsexualism within the frames of identity, subjectivity and the wider social-historical world. Chiland's compelling text challenges readers of every sexual identity and orientation to reconsider their notions about the origins, implications, and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colette Chiland
ISBN: 0819566578 9780819566577 0819566586 9780819566584
OCLC Number: 52882462
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Description: xii, 193 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Sex --
Transsexualism, or requesting a sex change --
Changing sex at other times and in other places --
Essence of the masculine and of the feminine --
Children who reject their sex --
Unbearable bodily changes of puberty --
Men who request a sex change --
Women who request a sex change --
After the sex 'change' --
Change of civil status --
Changing what people have in their minds --
Conclusion : our culture and transsexualism.
Series Title: Disseminations.
Other Titles: Changer de sexe.
Responsibility: Colette Chiland ; translated by Philip Slotkin.
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"Transsexualism: Illusion and Reality combines the insights of psychology, psychoanalysis, history, anthropology, sociology and personal experience to rethink transsexualism within the frames of identity, subjectivity and the wider social-historical world. Chiland's compelling text challenges readers of every sexual identity and orientation to reconsider their notions about the origins, implications, and possibilities of gender."--Jacket.

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