Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Chiland, Colette

Title Exploring Transsexualism
Published London : Karnac Books, 2005


Description 1 online resource (97 pages)
Contents Introduction -- Transsexualism: what's new? -- From the intersexed to transsexuals -- The psychoanalyst and the transsexual -- Treatment -- How the transsexual's mind works -- Masculinity and femininity -- The development of gender identity -- A testing time for us -- Conclusion
Summary This intriguing volume is a work by a French psychoanalyst with extensive experience of working with transsexuals. It is a useful addition to the debate on transsexualism and the definitions of sex and gender
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 83-85) and index
Notes Translated from the French: Le transsexualisme, 2003
Print version record
Subject Transsexualism -- Psychological aspects
Gender transition -- Psychological aspects
Gender identity.
Transsexuals -- Identity.
Transsexualism -- psychology
Transsexualism -- therapy
Gender Identity
Psychoanalytic Therapy -- methods
sex role.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Reference.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Reference.
Gender transition -- Psychological aspects
Gender identity
Transsexualism -- Psychological aspects
Transsexuals -- Identity
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781849404631