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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 228–244.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Katherine Rachlin Abstract People who want gender-affirming surgery without a change in social role represent a range of unique perspectives and use a range of self-descriptive terms, including transgender , transsexual , genderqueer , gender nonconforming , TGNC , nonbinary , and cross-dresser...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 174–189.
Published: 01 May 2018
... surgeries are necessary because of the severity of the mental disorder they effectively treat (see Holden 2016 ). The governing body of trans medical treatment, the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH), puts it this way: “The medical procedures attendant to gender affirming...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 190–206.
Published: 01 May 2018
... identity that posits genital surgery as essential (Jarrín 2016 ; Teixeira 2011 ), a consequence of the subordination of Brazilian categories to hegemonic science (Silva and Viera 2014 ). Yet even if initially grounded in a biomedical model, access to gender affirming care might be taken up in different...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 205–207.
Published: 01 May 2014
... transitioning since Michael Dhillon began the first of thirteen operations to reconstruct his morphological sex in 1946. Trans surgery is any surgery that alters the body's primary and secondary sex characteristics, but this was not always the case when surgery was institutionalized in the gender clinics of...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 251–267.
Published: 01 May 2018
...J. Horncastle Abstract This article approaches transgender surgery from the “side door” and explores the consequences of happenstance surgery for the gender-nonnormative subject. In this happenstance context, the trans chest as a concept is problematic on two counts—being popularly understood only...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 May 2018
... limited referral and prescribing rights for other health professionals. To access insurance payments for allied health and medical specialists, referral is required from a general practitioner (GP), similar to a family physician in North America. Gender-affirmation surgeries were first performed in...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2014) 1 (4): 572–585.
Published: 01 November 2014
... “talking head” videos expand the tradition of the feminist consciousness-raising documentary to establish trans youth as experts and create a sense of intimacy between vloggers and viewers. Transition videos become spectacular by displaying the subject's body in ways that affirm their felt gender and...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2018) 5 (4): 621–637.
Published: 01 November 2018
..., the author explains how sex change worked as a device in Chile during that period. Then, the author discusses a leaflet with photographs of Marcia Alejandra, configured according to the rhetoric of “before” and “after” her gender reassignment surgery, in order to analyze how these images published in...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2018) 5 (3): 473–486.
Published: 01 August 2018
... United States, underwent gender-affirming surgery in China and made national news (Rahman 2016 ). It took until 2001 for homosexuality to be removed from the Chinese Classification of Mental Disorders (CCMD-3) (Ma 2003 ), but “transsexuality” still remains classified as a disorder, and this diagnosis...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 164–173.
Published: 01 May 2018
... experiences, and collective politics. Rachlin sidesteps politics in her advocacy for trans diverse subjects not often included in the “umbrella” of trans identity politics (Davidson 2007 ). Those who seek gender-affirming surgery but decline trans visibility as such can be both inadvertently and deliberately...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2015) 2 (3): 478–487.
Published: 01 August 2015
... gender category to the other. Trans people cannot change the gender on their birth certificates in many states without evidence of gender-affirming surgery, and in some states, they also cannot change their driver's licenses without such proof ( Lambda Legal 2015 ; National Center for Transgender...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2018) 5 (4): 589–605.
Published: 01 November 2018
... experimental early twentieth-century gender-affirming surgery. Her death is presented as hopeful rather than senseless or tragic. When she awakens after surgery, Lili's first words are “I am entirely myself.” Later, lying in a garden, she recounts “the most beautiful dream” to her wife, Gerda: “I dreamed I was...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 129–134.
Published: 01 May 2014
...”; asking gender- and sex-related questions about a person's body, genitalia, identity, or history; expressing concern about a trans person interacting with children; implying that gender-affirmation surgeries constitute “mutilation” or that trans people are “mentally ill” or “freakish”; approaching non–sex...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2014) 1 (3): 320–337.
Published: 01 August 2014
... Control Program (NACP-II, 1997–2007) recognized MSM as a high-risk group ( NACO 2006 ). In this period, “transgender” was used sporadically by particular activists such as Tista Das, one of the first trans women in West Bengal to undergo modern “sex change” or gender-affirmation surgery, as distinct from...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 February 2015) 2 (1): 13–33.
Published: 01 February 2015
... these attractions are part of a more fluid spectrum of desire, some of which is made available by the transitioning process itself. Additionally, and for a variety of reasons, fewer than 10 percent of trans men have had gender affirmation surgery involving their external genitalia ( Meier et al. 2011...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2017) 4 (3-4): 326–357.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Sheila L. Cavanagh Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Psychoanalysis needs a sex change. —Patricia Gherovici, Please Select Your Gender It could be argued that analytic discourse is inherently transsexual. —Oren Gozlan, Transsexuality and the Art of Transitioning: A...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 165–168.
Published: 01 May 2014
... fields; and some map the productive tensions between trans studies and other interdisciplines. Copyright © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Psychoanalysis is a theory and practice of interpretation directed to making sense of otherwise unconscious sexual desire, sexual pleasure, and the gender...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 February 2015) 2 (1): 34–57.
Published: 01 February 2015
... with a conditional response that can be skipped); thus questions specific to gender minorities can be asked. An example of questions that can be asked of gender minority respondents in skip patterns are those relating to gender affirmation ( Sevelius 2013 ). Gender affirmation can be conceptualized...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 February 2018) 5 (1): 100–110.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Institute for Sexual Science in Berlin was a site of some of the earliest “sex change” or “sex reversal” surgical procedures, later referred to by English speakers as sex reassignment surgery, transsexual surgery, gender (or sex) confirmation surgery, and (most recently) gender affirmation (or affirming...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2014) 1 (4): 517–522.
Published: 01 November 2014
... ubiquitous critique of the public harassment of ciswomen in India. BWHAVT deftly connects gender-based violence with class and caste. In search of work, the transgender men arrive at Boogle Co., which, like some multinational companies in India, boasts affirmative action programs for LGBT people and...