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Blending genders : social aspects of cross-dressing and sex-changing / edited by Richard Ekins and Dave King
Bib ID 1603890
Format BookBook
Description London ; New York : Routledge, 1996 
xix, 257 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0415115515 (alkaline paper) (hardback)
0415115523 (alkaline paper) (paperback)
Full contents
  • Foreword / Ken Plummer
  • Blending Genders - An Introduction / Richard Ekins and Dave King
  • 1. In Female Attire: Male Experiences of Cross-Dressing - Some Historical Fragments / Peter Farrer
  • 2. Becoming a Man: The Personal Account of a Female-to-Male Transsexual / Mark Rees
  • 3. The Career Path of the Male Femaler / Richard Ekins
  • 4. The 'Drag Queen Scene': Transsexuals in Kings Cross / Roberta Perkins
  • 5. A Heterosexual Transvestite Club / Neil Buhrich
  • 6. London Grandeur: The Porchester Ball / Phaedra Kelly
  • 7. Gender Blending: Medical Perspectives and Technology / Dave King
  • 8. The Socio-Medical Construction of Transsexualism: An Interpretation and Critique / Dwight B. Billings and Thomas Urban
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-243) and index.

Subjects Transsexualism.  |  Transsexuals.  |  Transvestism.  |  Transvestites.  |  Sex role.
Other authors/contributors Ekins, Richard, 1945-  |  King, Dave, 1947-

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