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Trans bodies, trans selves : a resource for the transgender community / edited by Laura ... Read More

Book Book (2014.)
Description: xxi, 649 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm.
Publisher: Oxford, England ; Oxford University Press, 2014.
8 of 9 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Gloucester.
0 current holds with 9 total copies.
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Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 306.768/Trans (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 0199325359 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 9780199325351 (pbk.) :
Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Throwing our voices: an introduction / Jennifer Finney Boylan -- Introduction to Media spotlight ... Read More
Summary:
There is no one way to be transgender. Transgender and gender non-conforming people have many ... Read More
Alternate Title: Transbodies, transselves, a resource for the transgender community
Citation: Erickson-Schroth, Laura. "Trans bodies, trans selves : a resource for the transgender community." Oxford, England ; Oxford University Press, 2014.
 
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504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
50500. ‡tThrowing our voices: an introduction / ‡rJennifer Finney Boylan -- ‡tIntroduction to Media spotlight series / ‡rDallas Denny and Jamison Green -- ‡tIntroduction to Trans political leaders series / ‡rJamie Roberts and Anneliese Singh. -- Who We Are. ‡tOur many selves / ‡rHoliday Simmons and Fresh! White ; ‡tRace, ethnicity, and culture / ‡rKortney Ryan Ziegler and Naim Rasul ; ‡tImmigration / ‡rKate Kourbatova and Elana Redfield ; ‡tDisabilities and deaf culture / ‡rSyrus Marcus Ware and Zack Marshall ; ‡tReligion and spirituality / ‡rdelfin bautista and Quince Mountain, with Heath Mackenzie Reynolds ; ‡tSex and gender development / ‡rLaura Erickson-Schroth, Miqqi Alicia Gilbert, and T. Evan Smith. -- Living as Ourselves. ‡tComing out / ‡rReid Vanderburgh ; ‡tSocial transition / ‡rHeath Mackenzie Reynolds and Zil Garner Goldstein ; ‡tEmployment / ‡rJessica Lina Stirba, Zil Garner Goldstein, and Cecilia Gentili, with Heath Mackenzie Reynolds, Tobi Hill-Meyer, and Dean Scarborough ; ‡tLegal issues / ‡rKylar W. Broadus and Shannon Price Minter -- ‡tHealth and wellness ; ‡tGeneral, sexual, and reproductive health / ‡rNick Gorton and Hilary Maia Grubb ; ‡tMedical transition / ‡rMaddie Deutsch ; ‡tSurgical transition / ‡rJules Chyten-Brennan ; ‡tMental health services and support / ‡rRuben Hopwood and lore m. dickey ; ‡tMental health concerns / ‡rTamar Carmel, Ruben Hopwood, and lore m. dickey -- ‡tOur Relationships and Families. ‡tIntimate relationships / ‡rSarah E. Belawski and Carey Jean Sojka ; ‡tSexuality / ‡rTobi Hill-Meyer and Dean Scarborough ; ‡tParenting / ‡rKel Polly and Ryan G. Polly. -- Life Stages. ‡tChildren / ‡rAidan Key ; ‡tYouth / ‡rColt Keo-Meier and Lance Hicks ; ‡tAging / ‡rJoe Ippolito and Tarynn M. Witten. -- Claiming Our Power. ‡tU.S. history / ‡rGenny Beemyn ; ‡tArts and culture / ‡rLazlo Ilya Pearlman, Jae D.K. Szeszycki-Truesdell, and Kestryl Cael Lowrey ; ‡tActivism, politics, and organizing / ‡rPeter Cava.
520 . ‡aThere is no one way to be transgender. Transgender and gender non-conforming people have many different ways of understanding their gender identities. Only recently have sex and gender been thought of as separate concepts, and we have learned that sex (traditionally thought of as physical or biological) is as variable as gender (traditionally thought of as social). While trans people share many common experiences, there is immense diversity within trans communities. There are an estimated 700,000 transgendered individuals in the U.S. and 15 million worldwide. Even still, there has been a notable lack of organized information for this sizable group. This book is a guide for transgender people, with each chapter written by transgender or genderqueer authors. Inspired by Our Bodies, Ourselves, the classic and powerful compendium written for and by women, this book is widely accessible to the transgender population, providing authoritative information in an inclusive and respectful way and representing the collective knowledge base of dozens of influential experts. Each chapter takes the reader through an important transgender issue, such as race, religion, employment, medical and surgical transition, mental health topics, relationships, sexuality, parenthood, arts and culture, and many more. Anonymous quotes and testimonials from transgender people who have been surveyed about their experiences are woven throughout, adding compelling, personal voices to every page. In this unique way, hundreds of viewpoints from throughout the community have united to create this book. It is a place for transgender and gender-questioning people, their partners and families, students, professors, guidance counselors, and others to look for information on transgender life. -- From publisher's website.
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