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Author Plemons, Eric, 1977- author.

Title The look of a woman : facial feminization surgery and the aims of trans-medicine / Eric Plemons
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2017


Description 1 online resource
Contents On origins -- Interlude: the procedures -- Femininity in the clinic -- Interlude: celebrate! -- Cutting as caring -- Recognition and refusal -- Interlude: my Adam's apple -- The operating room -- And after
Summary Eric Plemons explores the ways in which facial feminization surgery is changing the ways in which trans- women are not only perceived of as women, but in the ways it is altering the project of surgical sex reassignment and the understandings of what sex means
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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In English
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SUBJECT Universidad Sergio Arboleda gnd
Subject Male-to-female transsexuals -- United States
Gender transition -- United States
Face -- Surgery -- United States
Surgery, Plastic -- United States
Face -- surgery
Transgender Persons -- psychology
Sex Reassignment Surgery -- psychology
Plastic Surgery Procedures -- psychology
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Gender Studies.
Gender transition
Face -- Surgery
Male-to-female transsexuals
Surgery, Plastic
Kosmetische Chirurgie
Transsexuelle Frau
SUBJECT United States
Subject United States
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017006457
ISBN 9780822372707