Debates in Transgender, Queer, and Feminist Theory (Queer by Patricia Elliot

By Patricia Elliot

Transgender experiences is a heterogeneous web site of discussion that's marked by way of tensions, border wars, and rifts either in the box and between feminist and queer theorists. Intersecting the domain names of women's reports, sexuality, gender and transgender stories, "Debates in Transgender, Queer, and Feminist idea" offers a serious research of key texts and theories, carrying out a discussion with well-known theorists of transgendered id, embodiment and sexual politics, and intervening in a number of facets of a conceptually and politically tricky terrain. A principal crisis is the query of no matter if the theories and practices had to foster and safe the lives of transsexuals and transgendered folks might be promoted or undermined - a priority that increases broader social, political, and moral questions surrounding assumptions approximately gender, sexuality, and sexual distinction; perceptions of transgendered embodiments and identities; and conceptions of divergent wishes, ambitions and visions.

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