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Rainer Herrn: Schnittmuster des Geschlechts

Rainer Herrn: Schnittmuster des Geschlechts

D 2005, 243 S., Broschur, € 30.74
Kostenloser Versand innerhalb Europas.
Von 1900 bis 1933 versuchten Transvestiten und Transsexuelle ihre gesellschaftliche Anerkennung (auch juristisch) einzufordern. Dabei wollten sie sich von Homosexuellen abgrenzen und sich selbst organisieren. Gleichzeitig gab es erste Selbstversuche und ärztliche Operationen, um physische Erscheinung und empfundene Geschlechtszugehörigkeit im transsexuellen Sinn in Einklang zu bringen (1912 erste Frau-zu-Mann-Umwandlung, 1920 erste Mann-zu-Frau-Umwandlung). In den Wissenschaften entstand darüber ein Diskurs über ... Weiterlesen

Ara Wilson: The Intimate Economies of Bangkok

Ara Wilson: The Intimate Economies of Bangkok

USA 2004, 272 pp., brochure, € 22.79
Kostenloser Versand ab 25 Euro Bestellwert.
This portrait of the intertwining of identities, relationships, and economics during Bangkok's boom years uses case studies of women's and men's participation in a range of modern markets - department stores, go-go bars etc - the author chronicles the expansion of capitalist exchange into further reaches of Thai society. She shows how global economies have interacted with local systems to ... Weiterlesen

Joanne Meyerwitz: How Sex Changed

Joanne Meyerwitz: How Sex Changed

USA 2004, 363 pp., brochure, € 27.95
Kostenloser Versand innerhalb Europas.
The author tells you all you need to know about the social, cultural, and medical history of transsexuality in the USA. It's the human story about people who have a deep and unshakable desire to transform their bodily sex. Over the past century, when many challenged the social categories and hierarchies of race, class, and gender, transsexuals questioned biological sex ... Weiterlesen

Henry Rubin: Self-Made Men

Henry Rubin: Self-Made Men

USA 2003, 217 pp., brochure, € 21.99
Kostenloser Versand ab 25 Euro Bestellwert.
This book contributes to the understanding of »transsexuals« and gender transitions. The author combines contemporary life-history interviews, historical documents, and several schools of theory to create a strikingly original interpretation of the nature and histoy of transgender identities. Smoothly blending philosophical discussion with gripping passages as female-to-male transsexuals tell their stories in their own words, »Self-Made Men« captures the full ... Weiterlesen

Helen Boyd: My Husband Betty

Helen Boyd: My Husband Betty

USA 2003, 285pp., brochure, € 16.59
Kostenloser Versand ab 25 Euro Bestellwert.
Author Helen Boyd is a happily married woman whose husband enjoys sharing her wardrobe - and she has written the 1st book on transgendered men to focus on their relationships and their female partners. Traditionally known as cross-dressers, transvestites, or drag queens, men like Helen's husband are a diverse and sometimes contentious lot who don't always conform to stereotype. In ... Weiterlesen

Way Out: The Way Out Tranny Guide - WayOut of the Closet

Way Out: The Way Out Tranny Guide - WayOut of the Closet

USA 2003, 336 pp., brochure, € 25.89
Kostenloser Versand innerhalb Europas.
The 11th edition of the »Bible« of the transgendered world. This book aims each year to increase awareness and understanding of the cross-dressing and transgender phenomenon. The scale, and diversity of this growing scene is explored through many contributions of inspirational reports and pictures from all around the globe. These reports and the pictures that illustrate them create a very ... Weiterlesen

Colette Chiland: Transsexualism

Colette Chiland: Transsexualism

USA 2003, 193pp., brochure, € 31.59
Kostenloser Versand innerhalb Europas.
What is a person's gender? How do we determine whether someone is a man or a woman? Who gets to decide the sex of an individual: the individual, parents, doctors, judges, politicians, any god? And how does medical transformation of one's body impact an individual's status psychologically, socially, culturally, and biologically? In this work - originally published in France in ... Weiterlesen

Vera Freyberg: Manns genug, Frau zu sein

Vera Freyberg: Manns genug, Frau zu sein

D 2003, 256 S., geb., € 20.56
Kostenloser Versand ab 25 Euro Bestellwert.
Im Alter von 55 Jahren verwirklichte Werner Freyberg seinen Traum und ließ die Geschlechtsumwandlung zur Frau Vera Freyberg durchführen - einen Schritt, den er/sie laut eigenen Angaben nicht bereuen musste. Vielmehr hat er bereut, so lange als Frau im Körper eines Mannes zu gesteckt zu haben. »Eine aus der Nullserie« - so bezeichnet sich Vera Freyberg heute, weil sie 1981, ... Weiterlesen

Devdutt Pattanaik: The Man Who Was a Woman

Devdutt Pattanaik: The Man Who Was a Woman

And Other Queer Tales of Hindu Lore. USA 2002, 164 pp., brochure, € 59.95
Kostenloser Versand innerhalb Europas.
A god transforms into a nymph and enchants another god. A king becomes pregnant.A prince discovers on his wedding night that he is not a man. Another king has children who call him both father and mother. A hero turns into a eunuch and wears female apparel. A princess has to turn into a man before she can avenge her ... Weiterlesen

Veronica Vera: Miss Vera's Cross-Dress for Success

Veronica Vera: Miss Vera's Cross-Dress for Success

A Resource Guide for Boys Who Want to Be Girls. USA 2002, 217 pp. illustrated, brochure, € 19.95
Kostenloser Versand ab 25 Euro Bestellwert.
Random House
Veronica Vera, creator and founder of the world’s first cross-dressing academy, knows that a host of goods and services for the girl with something extra are just a mouse click away. But who wants to spend hours surfing the Net? Fear no more: Miss Vera has done the legwork, combing the Internet for irresistible and fun fashions, friendly social groups, ... Weiterlesen

Francis Wheen: Who was Dr Charlotte Bach?

Francis Wheen: Who was Dr Charlotte Bach?

UK 2002, 141 pp., hardback, € 17.59
Kostenloser Versand ab 25 Euro Bestellwert.
In 1971 a curious new figure appeared on the London academic scene. Charlotte Bach was a former lecturer at the University of Budapest, and she had a new theory of sex and evolution which was soon being heralded as one of the greatest intellectual advances of the 20th century. She would demonstrate beyond doubt that sexual deviation was the mainspring ... Weiterlesen

Jannik Brauckmann: Die Wirklichkeit transsexueller Männer

Jannik Brauckmann: Die Wirklichkeit transsexueller Männer

D 2002, 564 S., Broschur, € 37.00
Kostenloser Versand innerhalb Europas.
Eine Studie, die in verständlicher Sprache wesentliche, doch bisher unbeachtete Aspekte im Leben von Frau-zu-Mann-Transsexuellen ins Blickfeld rückt. Transsexuelle Männer geben Auskunft über ihr früheres und gegenwärtiges Leben, beantworten Fragen wie: Was macht mich so sicher ein Mann zu sein, ab wann genau sind sie ein Mann, welche Art von Mann möchten sie sein, wie verhalten sich ihr Gefühl ein ... Weiterlesen
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Luc Brisson: Sexual Ambivalence

Luc Brisson: Sexual Ambivalence

USA 2002, 196pp., brochure, € 34.95
Kostenloser Versand innerhalb Europas.
This book collects and translates most of the extant Graeco-Roman writing on human beings, divinities, animals, and other creatures who were both female and male. The author provides a commentary that situates the rich source material within its historical and intellectual contexts. These selections- from mythological, philosophical, historical, and anecdotal sources – describe cases of either simultaneous dual sexuality, as ... Weiterlesen

Vanessa Sheridan: Crossing over

Vanessa Sheridan: Crossing over

USA 2001, 157 pp., brochure, € 20.59
Kostenloser Versand ab 25 Euro Bestellwert.
Claiming her identity as both christian and transgendered, the author offers insight into the transgender experience and confronts the harsh reality of injustice prevalent in society and in the church toward those who are differently gendered. Her passionate writing offers hope for those who are transgendered as well as challenging all christians to include transgendered persons into the full life ... Weiterlesen

Alice Domurat Dreger: Hermaphrodites and the Medical Invention of Sex

Alice Domurat Dreger: Hermaphrodites and the Medical Invention of Sex

USA 2000, 284 pp., brochure, € 49.95
Kostenloser Versand innerhalb Europas.
Harvard University Press
Punctuated with remarkable case studies, this book explores extraordinary encounters between hermaphrodites - people born with »ambiguous« sexual anatomy - and the medical and scientific professionals who grappled with them. Alice Dreger focuses on events in France and Britain in the late 19th century, a moment of great tension for questions of sex roles. While feminists, homosexuals, and anthropological explorers ... Weiterlesen

  
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