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Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love and So Much More
Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love and So Much More
by Janet Mock
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In a landmark book, an extraordinary young woman recounts her coming-of-age as a transgender teen — a deeply personal and empowering portrait of self-revelation, adversity, and heroism. In 2011, Marie Claire magazine published a profile of Janet... (read more)

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Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and the Scapegoating of Femininity
Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and the Scapegoating of Femininity
by Julia Serano
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A provocative manifesto, Whipping Girl tells the powerful story of Julia Serano, a transsexual woman whose supremely intelligent writing reflects her diverse background as a lesbian transgender activist and professional biologist. Serano shares her... (read more)

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Gender Trouble : Feminism and the Subversion of Identity (06 Edition)
Gender Trouble : Feminism and the Subversion of Identity (06 Edition)
by Judith Butler
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One of the most talked-about scholarly works of the past fifty years, Judith Butler 's Gender Trouble is as celebrated as it is controversial. Arguing that traditional feminism is wrong to look to a natural, 'essential' notion of the female, or indeed of... (read more)

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Transgender Warriors: Making History from Joan of Arc to Dennis Rodman
Transgender Warriors: Making History from Joan of Arc to Dennis Rodman
by Leslie Feinberg
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With a New Afterword by the Author In this fascinating, personal journey hrough history, Leslie Feinberg uncovers persuasive evidence that there have always been people who crossed the cultural boundaries of gender. Transgender Warriors is an eye-opening... (read more)

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Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More
Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More
by Janet Mock
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In this New York Times bestseller—the first transgender memoir written by an African American—an extraordinary young woman recounts her coming-of-age. “Undercurrents of strong emotion swirl throughout this well-written book…An... (read more)

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Trans Liberation : Beyond Pink Or Blue (98 Edition)
Trans Liberation : Beyond Pink Or Blue (98 Edition)
by Leslie Feinberg
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Those who have heard Leslie Feinberg speak in person know how powerful and inspiring s/he can be. In Trans Liberation, Feinberg has gathered a collection of hir speeches on trans liberation and its essential connection to the liberation of all people... (read more)

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Bodies That Matter: On the Discursive Limits of Sex
Bodies That Matter: On the Discursive Limits of Sex
by Judith P Butler
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In Bodies That Matter, Judith Butler further develops her distinctive theory of gender by examining the workings of power at the most material dimensions of sex and sexuality. Deepening the inquiries she began in Gender Trouble, Butler offers an original... (read more)

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Gender Outlaw: On Men, Women and the Rest of Us
Gender Outlaw: On Men, Women and the Rest of Us
by Kate Bornstein
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Sexing the Body : Gender Politics and the Construction of Sexuality (00 Edition)
Sexing the Body : Gender Politics and the Construction of Sexuality (00 Edition)
by Anne Fausto-sterling
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“Gender systems pervade and regulate human lives—in law courts and operating rooms, ballparks and poker clubs, hair-dressing salons and kitchens, classrooms and playgroups. . . . Exactly how gender works varies from culture to culture, and from... (read more)

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What Becomes You (07 Edition)
What Becomes You (07 Edition)
by Aaron Raz Link
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What is “identity” when youre a girl adopted as an infant by a Cuban American family of Jehovahs Witnesses? The answer isnt easy. You wont find it in books. And you certainly wont find it in the neighborhood. This is just the beginning of Joy... (read more)

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My Husband Betty : Love, Sex, and Life With a Crossdresser (03 Edition)
My Husband Betty : Love, Sex, and Life With a Crossdresser (03 Edition)
by Helen Boyd
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The author is a happily married woman whose husband enjoys sharing her wardrobe--and she's written this book on trans-gendered men to focus on their relationships.... (read more)

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She's Not There (13 Edition)
She's Not There (13 Edition)
by Boylan
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The provocative bestseller She’s Not There is the winning, utterly surprising story of a person changing genders. By turns hilarious and deeply moving, Jennifer Finney Boylan explores the territory that lies between men and women, examines changing... (read more)

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Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource for the Transgender Community
Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource for the Transgender Community
by Laura Erickson Schroth
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There is no one way to be transgender. Transgender and gender non-conforming people have many different ways of understanding their gender identities. Only recently have sex and gender been thought of as separate concepts, and we have learned that sex... (read more)

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How Sex Changed: A History of Transsexuality in the United States
How Sex Changed: A History of Transsexuality in the United States
by Joanne Meyerowitz
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In the autumn of 2012, Maxim Februari—known until then as writer and philosopher Marjolijn Februari—announced his intention to live as a man. The news was greeted with a diversity of reactions, from curiosity to unease. These responses made... (read more)

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Man Alive: A True Story of Violence, Forgiveness and Becoming a Man (City Lights/Sister Spit)
Man Alive: A True Story of Violence, Forgiveness and Becoming a Man (City Lights/Sister Spit)
by Thomas Page McBee
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What does it really mean to be a man? In Man Alive, Thomas Page McBee attempts to answer that question by focusing on two of the men who most impacted his life — one, his otherwise ordinary father who abused him as a child, and the other, a mugger... (read more)

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Third Sex, Third Gender: Beyond Sexual Dimorphism in Culture and History
Third Sex, Third Gender: Beyond Sexual Dimorphism in Culture and History
by Gilbert Herdt
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In the 1990s, questions of sex roles and individual identity have taken a central position in intellectual debates. These eleven essays in history and anthropology offer a novel perspective on these debates by questioning the place of sexual dimorphism... (read more)

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She's Not the Man I Married: My Life With a Transgender Husband (07 Edition)
She's Not the Man I Married: My Life With a Transgender Husband (07 Edition)
by Helen Boyd
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Helen Boyd's husband, who had long been open about being a cross-dresser, was considering living as a woman full time. Suddenly, Boyd was confronted with the reality of what it would mean if her husband were actually to become a woman — socially... (read more)

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Miss Vera's Cross-Dress for Success: A Resource Guide for Boys Who Want to Be Girls
Miss Vera's Cross-Dress for Success: A Resource Guide for Boys Who Want to Be Girls
by Veronica Vera
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Written for the man who's just recently decided to get in touch with his feminine side, this cross-dressing guide covers such perennially perplexing topics as make-up and hair, clothes and accessories; and finding cross-dressing friendly stores, bars... (read more)

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Dress Codes: Of Three Girlhoods-My Mother's, My Father's and Mine
Dress Codes: Of Three Girlhoods-My Mother's, My Father's and Mine
by Noelle Howey
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Throughout her childhood in suburban Ohio, Noelle struggled to gain love and affection from her distant father. In compensating for her fathers brusqueness, Noelle idolized her nurturing tomboy mother and her conservative grandma who tried to turn her... (read more)

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Diary of a Drag Queen
Diary of a Drag Queen
by Daniel Harris
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Although Harris had never before done drag, he set to work learning the ropes of cross-dressing once handsome, desirable, and frequently off-limit men were made available to him. Now Harris offers this revealing, comic, and sexually charged chronicle of... (read more)

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