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Author Stryker, Susan.

Title Transgender history [electronic resource] / Susan Stryker.

Imprint Berkeley, CA : Seal Press : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2008.


Description 1 online resource (ix, 190 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Seal studies
Seal studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 158-174) and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Prologue -- 1: Introduction to transgender terms and concepts -- 2: Hundred years of transgender history -- 3: Transgender liberation -- 4: Difficult decades -- 5: Current wave -- Reader's guide -- Further reading and resources -- Sources -- Index -- Acknowledgments -- About the author.
Summary From the Publisher: Transgender History covers American transgender history from the mid-twentieth century to today. From the transsexual and transvestite communities in the years following "World War II to trans radicalism and social change in the '60s and '70s to the gender issues witnessed throughout the '90s and '00s, this introductory text will give you a foundation for understanding the developments, changes, strides, and setbacks of trans studies and the trans community in the United States.
Subject Transgenderism -- History.
Gender identity -- History.
Transgender people -- History.
Gender identity -- History.
Transgender people -- History.
Transgenderism -- History.
Social Science.
Transgénérisme -- Histoire.
Identité sexuelle -- Histoire.
Transgenres -- Histoire.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Human Sexuality.
SELF-HELP -- Sexual Instruction.
Gender identity. (OCoLC)fst00939593
Transgender people. (OCoLC)fst01765239
Transgenderism. (OCoLC)fst01765240
Genre/Form Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: Stryker, Susan. Transgender history. Berkeley, CA : Seal Press : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2008 (DLC) 2008005316
ISBN 9780786741366 (electronic bk.)
0786741368 (electronic bk.)

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