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How Sex Changed

A History of Transsexuality in the United States

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PAPERBACK

$32.50 • £26.95 • €29.50

ISBN 9780674013797

Publication Date: 04/01/2004

Academic Trade

400 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

20 halftones

World

  • Introduction
  • 1. Sex Change
  • 2. “Ex-GI Becomes Blonde Beauty”
  • 3. From Sex to Gender
  • 4. A “Fierce and Demanding” Drive
  • 5. Sexual Revolutions
  • 6. The Liberal Moment
  • 7. The Next Generation
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Illustration Credits
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • 2003 Stonewall Book Award–Israel Fishman Non-Fiction Award, Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Round Table of the American Library Association
  • Honorable Mention, 2002 Sylvia Rivera Award in Transgender Studies, Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies
  • 2002 ForeWord Book of the Year Award, Gay/Lesbian Nonfiction Category
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