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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2005) 11 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 January 2005
...Geertje Mak Duke University Press 2005 “SO WE MUST GO BEHIND EVEN WHAT THE MICROSCOPE CAN REVEAL” The Hermaphrodite’s “Self” in Medical Discourse at the Start of the Twentieth Century Geertje Mak On October 31, 1907, a Dr. König from Altona wrote to Franz Ludwig Von Neugebauer...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 199–224.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Alice D. Dreger; April M. Herndon Since 1990, when Suzanne Kessler published her foundational feminist critique of the modern-day medical treatment of children with intersex, much has changed in intersex politics, practice, and theory. This essay traces some key points of progress and considers in...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 225–247.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Ellen K. Feder In May 2006 the U.S. and European endocrinological societies published a consensus statement announcing a significant change in nomenclature. No longer would nineteenth-century variations on the term hermaphrodite , or the more newly introduced term intersex , be used in a medical...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 249–260.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Sarah M. Creighton; Julie A. Greenberg; Katrina Roen; Del LaGrace Volcano The present article seeks to bring together ideas from legal, medical, social science, artistic, and activist perspectives, through dialogue among the four authors. Sarah Creighton is a gynecologist working with women who...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 267–284.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Vernon A. Rosario The intersex movement in the past two decades has challenged social, medical, and academic conceptions of sex and gender. In the same period, genetic studies of sex determination, largely derived from research on intersex conditions, has revolutionized long-standing theories of...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 313–327.
Published: 01 April 2009
... is immensely varied, the vast majority is subtended by a conception of medical practices and procedures as technologies separate from the bodies they seek to modify. In this model, the body is a fleshly substrate that simply is prior to its enhancement or mutilation by the technologies that transform...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2017) 23 (2): 195–220.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Nishant Shahani In 1998 the Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis filed a writ petition against the Indian government to prevent local drug manufacturers from producing generic HIV and cancer medications. Rather than framing queer politics in India as a matter of state-sanctioned citizenship in...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 October 2013) 19 (4): 435–463.
Published: 01 October 2013
... on basketball in the first place. With Weir, the articulation of bigotry in terms of needing a “gender test” builds intentionally on the history of subjecting Olympic athletes competing as female to medical “sex verification” testing, while the use of the racialized category Russian, by or against...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2000) 6 (2): 343–345.
Published: 01 April 2000
...Suzanne J. Kessler Hermaphrodites and the Medical Invention of Sex Alice Domurat Dreger Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1998. 320 pp. $35.00 Duke University Press 2000 1026-06. Kessler (341-344) 5/1/00 12:29 PM Page 343 Book Review DOCTOR...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 1998) 4 (2): 189–211.
Published: 01 April 1998
... the world with sexual anatomy that fails to be easily distinguished as male or female. Such individuals are labeled “intersexuals” or “hermaphrodites” by modern medical discourse.1 About one in a hundred births exhibits some anomaly in sex differentiation,2 and about one in two thousand is...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 355–356.
Published: 01 April 2009
... gynecological and psychosexual sexual outcomes in these conditions. Alice D. Dreger, PhD, is a Guggenheim fellow, professor of clinical medical humani- ties and bioethics at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, and the former board chair of the Intersex Society of North America...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 191–197.
Published: 01 April 2009
... inci- sively critiqued in recent years. Feminist and antihomophobic analyses have shown how traditional medical protocols privilege male genitalia and heterosexual relationships, in particular through the assumption that penis-vagina penetration within the context of heterosexual marriage is...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2001) 7 (2): 365–367.
Published: 01 April 2001
... the intersections of queer theory and disability studies. Queer and disabled thought has worked to move issues of embodiment and desire to the center of cultural and political analyses and to foster collective affinity in diverse groups. Although medicalized...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2001) 7 (3): 483–485.
Published: 01 June 2001
... the intersections of queer theory and disability studies. Queer and disabled thought has worked to move issues of embodiment and desire to the center of cultural and political analyses and to foster collective affinity in diverse groups. Although medicalized...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 1998) 4 (2): 213–230.
Published: 01 April 1998
... on how a particular response to transgender phenomena—namely, medicalized sex reassignment procedures—has been met with virtual silence by the interdisciplinary field of bioethics. Given that bioethicists self-consciously take their primary task to be that of interpreting and evaluating the...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 October 1995) 1 (4): 419–438.
Published: 01 October 1995
... the Sixteenth Century.” The Medical Renaissance of the Sixteenth Century . Ed. Wear, A. et al. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1985 . 155 -74. Maclean , Ian . The Renaissance Notion of Woman: A Study in the Fortunes of Scholasticism and Medical Science in European Intellectual Life . Cambridge...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2000) 6 (3): 455–466.
Published: 01 June 2000
... discomfitures, traffic stops, and drivers’ licenses. Most disturbing is Feinberg’s horrific experience of rejection by a medical doctor during a life-threatening bout of endocarditis, when hir female body was revealed. While Feinberg insists that s/he does not fit...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2013) 19 (1): 57–78.
Published: 01 January 2013
... synthetic hormones. The very pro- duction of the transgender subject depends largely on Western medicine’s invest- ment in curing or correcting gender deviance through medical transition. In Stan- dards of Care for Gender Identity Disorder (1979), the sexologist Harry Benjamin...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 277.
Published: 01 April 2013
...-convener of the Sexuali- ties Project at Northwestern. His books include Impure Science: AIDS, Activism, and the Politics of Knowledge (1996) and Inclusion: The Politics of Difference in Medical Research (2007). Corey McEleney is assistant professor of English at Fordham University, where he...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2003) 9 (3): 429–430.
Published: 01 June 2003
... methods and oral history —locating and interpreting medical sources —locating and interpreting legal and/or governmental sources The position of the scholar in the history of sexuality: —past and current employment, research, and...