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Bodies in doubt

Reis, Elizabeth

Bodies in doubt

an American history of intersex

by Reis, Elizabeth

  • 17 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intersexuality -- United States -- History,
  • Gender identity -- United States -- History,
  • Intersex people -- Identity -- Social aspects -- United States,
  • Hermaphroditism -- history -- United States,
  • Gender Identity -- United States,
  • Health Policy -- history -- United States,
  • History, Modern 1601- -- United States,
  • Social Conditions -- history -- United States,
  • Transsexualism -- history -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementElizabeth Reis.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC883 .R45 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16959495M
    ISBN 100801891558
    ISBN 109780801891557
    LC Control Number2008028739
    OCLC/WorldCa233261126

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Bodies in Doubt traces the changing definitions, perceptions, and medical management of intersex (atypical sex development) in America from the colonial period to the present day. From the beginning, intersex bodies have been4/5.

Editorial Reviews "Bodies in Doubt is the first work to present a comprehensive history of the ways that people and institutions have adjudicated the sex status of atypically sexed bodies in the United States. As such, it is a welcome addition to more contemporary studies of intersex and the history of sex/gender more broadly.

Reis has meticulously researched a vast range of sources to discern Brand: Johns Hopkins University Press. Bodies in Doubt traces the changing definitions, perceptions, and medical management of intersex (atypical sex development) in America from the colonial period to the present day. From the beginning, intersex bodies have been marked as "other," as monstrous, sinister, threatening, inferior, and.

Bodies in Doubt is a valuable, important book because it teaches this lesson well. — James H. Jones. Journal of American History "A thoughtful, engaging, and important addition to the growing body of scholarship that explores the interrelated histories of medicine, sex, and gender." Pacific Historical Review - Kevin Allen LeonardPrice: $ Bodies in Doubt is a valuable, important book because it teaches this lesson well.

-- James H. Jones Journal of American History Bodies in Doubt is the first work to present a comprehensive history of the ways that people and institutions have adjudicated the sex status of atypically sexed bodies.

Bodies in Doubt traces the changing definitions, perceptions, and medical management of intersex (atypical sex development) in America from the colonial period to the present day. From the beginning, intersex bodies have been marked as \"other,\" as monstrous.

Bodies in Doubt traces the changing definitions, perceptions, and medical management of intersex (atypical sexual development) in America from the colonial period to the present book breaks new ground in examining the historical roots of modern attitudes about intersex in the United States and will interest scholars and researchers in social and cultural history, gender studies Reviews: 9.

Bodies in Doubt by Elizabeth Reis,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Bodies in Doubt is a valuable, important book because it teaches this lesson well." (James H.

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Bodies in Doubt traces the changing definitions, perceptions, and medical management of intersex (atypical sex development) in America from the colonial period to the present day.

From the beginning, intersex bodies have been marked as "other," as monstrous, sinister, threatening, inferior, and Cited by: (). Transgender History SUSAN STRYKER, Bodies in Doubt: an American history of intersex ELIZABETH REIS. Women's History Review: Vol. 22, No.

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Bodies in Doubt traces the changing definitions, perceptions, and medical management of intersex (atypical sex development) in America from the colonial period to the present day."--Jacket.

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