Book , Print in English

Transgender history

Susan Stryker.
  • Berkeley, CA : Seal Press : Distributed by Publishers Group West, ©2008.
  • ix, 190 pages : illustrations; 21 cm.
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Series
Summary
  • "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."--BOOK JACKET.
Contents
  • An introduction to transgender terms and concepts
  • A hundred years of transgender history
  • Transgender liberation
  • The difficult decades
  • The current wave.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 158-174) and index.
ISBN
  • 9781580052245
  • 158005224X
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2008005316
  • OCLC: 183914566
  • OCLC: 183914566