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Author Hausman, Bernice L.

Title Changing sex : transsexualism, technology, and the idea of gender / Bernice L. Hausman.

Published Durham : Duke University Press, 1995.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.3 HAUS    AVAILABLE
Physical description xi, 245 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [201]-238) and index.
Contents Introduction: Transsexualism, Technology, and the Idea of Gender -- 1. Glands, Hormones, and Personality -- 2. Plastic Ideologies and Plastic Transformations -- 3. Managing Intersexuality and Producing Gender -- 4. Demanding Subjectivity -- 5. Body, Technology, and Gender in Transsexual Autobiographies -- 6. Semiotics of Sex, Gender, and the Body.
Subject Transsexualism -- Social aspects.
Sex change -- Social aspects.
Gender identity -- History -- 20th century.
Transsexualism -- Public opinion.
Intersexuality -- Public opinion.
ISBN 0822316803 (cl : alk. paper)
0822316927 (pa : alk. paper)