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Ambiguous gender in early modern Spain and Portugal : inquisitors, doctors and the transgression of gender norms / by François Soyer
Bib ID 6193773
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Soyer, François, author
 
Description Leiden, The Netherlands : Brill, 2012 
©2012 
xvi, 328 pages : illustrations and maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9789004225299
9004225293
9789004232785
9004232788
Series

Medieval and early modern Iberian world, 1569-1934 ; 47.

Full contents
  • 1. Gender stereotypes and sexual transgressions
  • 2. Inquisitors and hermaphrodites
  • 3. A woman married as a man : the trial of Francisco Roca
  • 4. Father Paula : the trial of Father Pedro Furtado
  • 5. The she-man of Ervedal : the trial of Joseph "Josepha" Martins
  • 6. Sister Maria's secret penis : the trial of Maria Duran.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages [315]-324) and index.

Subjects Transgenderism -- Spain -- History.  |  Transgenderism -- Portugal -- History.  |  Transgender people -- Spain -- History.  |  Transgender people -- Portugual -- History.  |  Gender identity -- Spain -- History.  |  Gender identity -- Portugal -- History.  |  Inquisition -- Spain -- History.  |  Inquisition -- Portugal -- History.  |  Australian

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