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The Resource Changing Sex And Bending Gender

Changing Sex And Bending Gender

Label
Changing Sex And Bending Gender
Title
Changing Sex And Bending Gender
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Anthropologists and historians have shown us that 'male' and 'female' are variously defined historically and cross-culturally. The contributions to this volume focus on the voluntary and involuntary, temporary or permanent transformation of gender identity. Overall, this volume provides powerful and compelling illustrations of how, across a wide range of cultures, processes of gender transformation are shaped within, and ultimately constrained by, social and political context. From medical responses to biological ambiguity, legal responses to cases brought by transsexuals, the historical ro
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Shaw, Alison
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Ardener, Shirley
Series statement
Social Identities
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  • Gender identity
  • Sex role
  • Human body
  • Gender Identity
  • Sexual and Gender Disorders
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Gender identity
  • Human body
  • Sex role
  • Gender & Ethnic Studies
  • Social Sciences
  • Gender Studies & Sexuality
Label
Changing Sex And Bending Gender
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Illustrations; Preface; Chapter 1: Changing Sex And Bending Gender: An Introduction; Chapter 2: Is It A Boy, Or A Girl? The Challenges Of Genital Ambiguity; Chapter 3: Why Should Biological Sex Be Decisive? Transsexualism Before The European Court of Human Rights; Chapter 4: Two Views On The Gender Identity Of Byzantine Eunuchs; Chapter 5: The Third Sex In Albania: An Ethnographic Note; Chapter 6: Living Like Men, Loving Like Women: Tomboi In The Southern Philippines; Chapter 7: One Of The Gals Who's One Of The Guys: Men, Masculinity, And Drag Performance In North America
  • Chapter 8: Male Dames And Female Boys: Cross-Dressing In the English PantomimeChapter 9: Cross-Dressing On The Japanese Stage; Notes on Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn874322978
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (170 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857458858
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 2a66be87-3a45-4680-91f0-db5f03f03d67
  • 22573/ctt7hzvtd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)874322978
Label
Changing Sex And Bending Gender
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Illustrations; Preface; Chapter 1: Changing Sex And Bending Gender: An Introduction; Chapter 2: Is It A Boy, Or A Girl? The Challenges Of Genital Ambiguity; Chapter 3: Why Should Biological Sex Be Decisive? Transsexualism Before The European Court of Human Rights; Chapter 4: Two Views On The Gender Identity Of Byzantine Eunuchs; Chapter 5: The Third Sex In Albania: An Ethnographic Note; Chapter 6: Living Like Men, Loving Like Women: Tomboi In The Southern Philippines; Chapter 7: One Of The Gals Who's One Of The Guys: Men, Masculinity, And Drag Performance In North America
  • Chapter 8: Male Dames And Female Boys: Cross-Dressing In the English PantomimeChapter 9: Cross-Dressing On The Japanese Stage; Notes on Contributors; Index
Control code
ocn874322978
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (170 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857458858
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 2a66be87-3a45-4680-91f0-db5f03f03d67
  • 22573/ctt7hzvtd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)874322978

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