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Trans: A Quick and Quirky Account of Gender Variability
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Univ of California Pr
Publication date February 8, 2017
Pages 144
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780520292680
ISBN-10 0520292685
Dimensions 0 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Original list price $85.00
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: This title is part of American Studies Now and available as an e-book first. Visit ucpress.edu/go/americanstudiesnow to learn more.

In the last decade, public discussions of transgender issues have increased exponentially. However, with this increased visibility has come not just power, but regulation, both in favor of and against trans people. What was once regarded as an unusual or even unfortunate disorder has become an accepted articulation of gendered embodiment as well as a new site for political activism and political recognition. What happened in the last few decades to prompt such an extensive rethinking of our understanding of gendered embodiment? How did a stigmatized identity become so central to U.S. and European articulations of self? And how have people responded to the new definitions and understanding of sex and the gendered body? In Trans*, Jack Halberstam explores these recent shifts in the meaning of the gendered body and representation, and explores the possibilities of a nongendered, gender-optional, or gender-queer future.


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