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GLQ (2005) 11 (3): 485–487.
Published: 01 June 2005
... his PhD in literature from the University of Cali- fornia, Santa Cruz. BOOKS IN BRIEF 485 THE HISTORY OF TRANSSEXUALITY (VOLUME 1) Gayle Salamon How Sex Changed: A History of Transsexuality in the United States Joanne Meyerowitz...
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GLQ (1998) 4 (2): 159–187.
Published: 01 April 1998
...Joanne Meyerowitz Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 SEX CHANGE AND THE POPULAR PRESS Historical Notes on Transsexuality in the United States, 1930–1955 Joanne Meyerowitz On 1 December 1952, the New York Daily News announced the “sex change” surgery of Christine...
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GLQ (2001) 7 (4): 621–636.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Judith Butler Duke University Press 2001 GLQ 7.4-05 Butler 10/16/01 5:15 PM Page 621 DOING JUSTICE TO SOMEONE Sex Reassignment and Allegories of Transsexuality Judith Butler I would like to take my point of departure from...
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GLQ (1998) 4 (2): 287–310.
Published: 01 April 1998
... the territorial or border wars. The processes by which erotic minorities form communities and the forces that seek to inhibit them lead to struggles over the nature and boundaries of sexual zones. —Gayle Rubin, “Thinking Sex” As the visibility of a transsexual community grows at the end of the twentieth...
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GLQ (1998) 4 (2): 263–281.
Published: 01 April 1998
...: Transsexualism, Technology, and the Idea of Gender is the most recent example of the results of this unfortunate tendency. As Hausman notes in her preface, In a roundabout fashion, this book ended up being about identity after all. It is not, however, about people...
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GLQ (1999) 5 (4): 605–622.
Published: 01 October 1999
... was right.” Janice Raymond, of course, is the author of the highly influential (and inflammatory) book The Transsexual Empire. Raymond’s book has the great merit of being one of the first to insist that transsex- ualism is analyzable as a social phenomenon, and not just...
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GLQ (1998) 4 (2): 311–348.
Published: 01 April 1998
...—in a culture with this naming norm CONSUMING THE LIVING 313 is part of what constitutes a subject’s solidity within the social order. For some transsexuals, settling on a full name that will be used for the rest of our lives is an important part...
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GLQ (1998) 4 (2): 349–372.
Published: 01 April 1998
...- ulations of gay men, MTF transsexuals, and nontransexual women in a complex manner that reveals the boundaries between those three groups to be more porous than one might naively assume them to be.7 Queens, like gays, tended to congre- gate in North Beach and along the Embarcadero in the 1950s and early...
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GLQ (1998) 4 (2): 145–158.
Published: 01 April 1998
... critique of two different standards of care for the medical treatment of transsexuals. One is the set of standards issued by the GLQ 4:2 pp. 145–158 Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 146 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN AND GAY STUDIES Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria...
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GLQ (2000) 6 (3): 455–466.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Jeffrey M. Dickemann Duke University Press 2000 Second Skins: The Body Narratives of Transsexuality Jay Prosser New York: Columbia University Press, 1998. x + 270 pp. $50.00 cloth, $17.00 paper Transmen and FTMs: Identities, Bodies, Genders, and Sexualities Jason Cromwell Urbana...
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GLQ (1994) 1 (3): 237–254.
Published: 01 June 1994
...Susan Stryker Copyright © Gordon and Breach Science Publishers SA, 1994 1994 Works Cited Benjamin , Harry . The Transsexual Phenomenon . New York: Julian, 1966 . Billings , Dwight B. , and Thomas Urban “The Socio-Medical Construction of Transsexualism: An Interpretation...
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GLQ (2006) 12 (4): 575–597.
Published: 01 October 2006
... and agency, and Green suggests that it imperils boys of the lex 581 gender itself, stating that we must “attempt to wrest gender loose from the grip of social constructionism.”12 In her Invisible Lives: The Erasure of Transsexual and Transgendered...
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GLQ (1998) 4 (2): 283–285.
Published: 01 April 1998
... both independently noticed how identity-related dis- putes were fracturing personal, local, and national discussions about queer and transsexual masculinities. In some support groups, in the pages of various com- munity publications, and on E-mail lists, FTMs complained that butches (seen...
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GLQ (1998) 4 (2): 231–261.
Published: 01 April 1998
... seeks, given its emphasis on addressing internal as well as external dynamics when theorizing gendered and transgendered subjects. Finally, we draw upon interviews with some transgendered and transsexual participants to ascertain their relationship to con- cepts...
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GLQ (2004) 10 (2): 179–209.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Aaron H. Devor; Nicholas Matte Duke University Press 2004 ONE INC. AND REED ERICKSON The Uneasy Collaboration of Gay and Trans Activism, 1964–2003 Aaron H. Devor and Nicholas Matte People who are today known as transgendered and transsexual have always been present in homosexual...
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GLQ (1998) 4 (2): 213–230.
Published: 01 April 1998
... the intersections of biomedicine and social and ethical values, this silence is quite peculiar. If Sandra Harding’s question in 1983 was “Why has the sex/gender system become visible only now?” my question in 1998 will be “Why has transsexualism remained largely invisible to bioethics even still?” I will make...
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GLQ (2021) 27 (2): 233–252.
Published: 01 April 2021
... but blend in a frenzied pastiche with the contemporary queer culture of the 1970s. Nowhere is this more evident than in the seemingly nonsensical marriage of transsexual and transvestite in Frank s self- identificatory opus, Sweet Transvestite. As Susan Stryker explains in Transgender History, the word...
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GLQ (2002) 8 (4): 469–497.
Published: 01 October 2002
... gender” variation are used frequently by popular writers such as Kate Bornstein and Leslie Feinberg, and by contribu- tors to periodicals such as Transgender Tapestry and Transsexual News Telegraph, to buttress the argument that Western binary gender systems are neither universal nor innate...
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GLQ (2009) 15 (1): 97–130.
Published: 01 January 2009
... respondents (67 percent) identified themselves as either a man, woman, male, or female. Moreover, when asked what label they feel best describes them, only half chose man, woman, male, or female. The rest used transgendered or transsexual terminology to describe themselves.33 One central reason...
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GLQ (2005) 11 (3): 469–471.
Published: 01 June 2005
... his PhD in literature from the University of Cali- fornia, Santa Cruz. BOOKS IN BRIEF 485 THE HISTORY OF TRANSSEXUALITY (VOLUME 1) Gayle Salamon How Sex Changed: A History of Transsexuality in the United States Joanne Meyerowitz...