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Recognizing transsexuals

Zowie Davy

Recognizing transsexuals

personal, political and medicolegal embodiment

by Zowie Davy

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Published by Ashgate in Farnham, Surrey, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Body image,
  • Transsexuals,
  • Psychology,
  • Social aspects,
  • Human body,
  • Legal status, laws,
  • Physical-appearance-based bias

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [175]-192) and index.

    StatementZowie Davy
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ77.9 .D38 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination195 p. ;
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25185408M
    ISBN 101409405656
    ISBN 109781409405658
    LC Control Number2010936936
    OCLC/WorldCa663444813


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Nepal, Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh have all legally recognized the existence of a third gender, including on passports and other official documents.

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