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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2014) 1 (3): 402–418.
Published: 01 August 2014
... University Press 2014 transgender body race hormone therapy technology capacity When the US Congress added synthetic testosterone to Schedule III of the Controlled Substances Act in 1990, it did so avowedly to curb sports doping. But as Toby Beauchamp ( 2013 : 59) points out, Congress's...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2014) 1 (4): 572–585.
Published: 01 November 2014
... transition videos operate according to a progressive temporality we might call “hormone time.” Time begins with the first shot of testosterone or HRT pills (hormone replacement therapy) and is measured against that date, even years afterward. For example, many trans men start their video diary with their...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 59–61.
Published: 01 May 2014
...: hormone suppression therapy and cross-sex hormone therapy, administered at the onset of puberty ( Spack et al. 2012 ). From within medical discourse, the primary and explicitly identified benefit of these treatments designed specifically for persons in the state of childhood is their reversibility...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 194–196.
Published: 01 May 2014
...” hormones are immediately eligible to participate in college sports; athletes who transitioned after puberty must undergo one year of cross-hormone therapy prior to participation. This protocol was adopted by the National Collegiate Athetics Association (NCAA) in September 2011 ( Lawrence 2011...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 42–45.
Published: 01 May 2014
... statistical analysis and a complex process of meaning making (see Alač and Hutchins 2004 ; Dumit 2004 ) out of the images on the visual monitor, most studies determine that there are similarities in brain structures and activation patterns between transsexuals prior to hormone therapy (HT) and subjects who...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 33–35.
Published: 01 May 2014
... features like self-identification, lived experiences, counseling, or even hormone therapy ( Currah and Moore 2009 ; Greenberg 2000 ; Markowitz 2008 ; Spade 2008 ; van Anders, Caverly, and Johns, forthcoming ) because these latter features cannot be made visible in newborns via cursory visual...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 228–244.
Published: 01 May 2018
... from her work and family. Despite these feelings, she did not want to trade her current male role and social status for a life as a woman. She had obtained feminizing hormones on the Internet and had been self-medicating for two years. After coming to therapy, she began seeing a medical doctor who has...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2017) 4 (3-4): 323–325.
Published: 01 November 2017
...), and instrumentally useful medical ally for trans people seeking access to genital surgery, hormone therapy, name change, and legal recognition of their self-understood gender identity—is accorded the status of sympathetic fellow traveler in trans circles. Sigmund Freud? Not so much. This is a shame...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 178–180.
Published: 01 May 2014
... and hormone therapies for sex change had not been developed, Amelio Robles constructed a very convincing masculine social identity and body image through performance, attire, and the skillful handling of studio photography, the cultural resources available in an isolated rural area of Mexico in the...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 57–59.
Published: 01 May 2014
... identities. It appears that while puberty-blocking hormone therapies offer relief to many children, these and other, newer medical technologies simultaneously exert their own normalizing pressures to order, taxonomize, and measure gender transgressions. Older transgender adults initially resisted the...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 255–258.
Published: 01 May 2014
... female sex hormone. It therefore twines itself with the lives of transwomen who situate themselves within the milieu of hormonal transition or “hormone replacement therapy” (HRT). Prefixing trans - to xeno - produces fruitful tension. Trans - further concatenates the oversimplified alienations and...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 73–77.
Published: 01 May 2014
... diagnosis, hormone therapy, and, in some countries, genital surgery, sterilization, and divorce in order to attain legal gender recognition are denounced as contradicting fundamental human rights recognized by the Yogyakarta Principles ( 2007 ) and other international resolutions. Furthermore, trans...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2015) 2 (4): 553–564.
Published: 01 November 2015
... hustled were crucial guides to their younger counterparts, who were adjusting themselves socially and physically to their roles in sex work and gay life. Connie Dorsett, a former roommate and friend of Hazel, recalls being coached through the process of hormone therapy ( Dorsett and Huey 2013 ). The...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 207–227.
Published: 01 May 2018
... birth-assigned male client was currently strongly motivated by sexual elements of transition, they were likely to regret hormone therapy, as estrogen will usually reduce or eliminate their sex drive. There also were concerns about general identity issues, of which gender dysphoria is one aspect...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2018) 5 (3): 473–486.
Published: 01 August 2018
... basic health-care provisions for trans people in China was by far the most pressing issue for many. The 2017 Chinese Transgender Population Survey also outlined the necessity for a standardized system for the provision of hormone therapy and the need for full depathologization of trans people in the...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2016) 3 (3-4): 388–411.
Published: 01 November 2016
... therapy to people who required it. The psychotherapeutic care that was being offered in the clinic consisted of only a diagnostic evaluation, with the objective of ruling out “other” psychological and/or psychiatric disorders, before giving “permission” to begin hormone replacement therapy (HRT). The Éon...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2016) 3 (3-4): 357–375.
Published: 01 November 2016
... prefer female names and pronouns ( Kulick 1998 ; Benedetti 2005 ). Travestis have no desire for sex-reassignment surgery, but they might require other forms of medical treatment such as hormone therapy or breast implants. They are most commonly from working-class origins and hence often disidentify with...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 275–280.
Published: 01 May 2018
... tutorials from her parents' home in Toronto, Lazzarato quickly gained a large following and substantial income before coming out as transgender and beginning her medical transition. Seven years later, she moved to Los Angeles, California, after starting hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and undergoing a...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2016) 3 (1-2): 306–310.
Published: 01 May 2016
... some people might not want to change their biology, but they want to be treated like a different sex, if that makes sense. And so there has been a lot of crossover with that world. A mom wrote to me recently she is giving hormone therapy to their seven-year old child. I said, “That is amazing! What...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2019) 6 (2): 223–238.
Published: 01 May 2019
... card, with the same number as the original one. To provide the new first name with which they want to be registered. In no case will it be needed to prove that a surgical procedure for total or partial genital reassignment, hormonal therapies, or any other psychological or medical...