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Author Hanssmann, Christoph L., author.

Title Care without pathology : how trans- health activists are changing medicine / Christoph Hanssmann
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2023]


Description 1 online resource (393 pages) : illustrations
Contents Cover -- Half-title Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Introduction -- Chapter 1. Care without Pathology: Coordinating Depathologization -- Chapter 2. Unruly Terms: Negotiating Trans- Diagnoses -- Chapter 3. Epidemiological Rage: Population, Biography, and State Responsibility in Trans- Health Activism -- Chapter 4. Saving Lives, Saving Money: Investing in Trans- Lives -- Chapter 5. Crashing the Gate: Consent-Driven Care and Self-Determination -- Chapter 6. Extending Depathologization: The Coalitional Approach -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Summary "Based on ethnographic fieldwork in New York City and Buenos Aires, Care without Pathology shows how trans- health activists have taken on the project of depathologization. Christoph Hanssmann situates trans- health as a crucible within which sweeping changes are taking place-with potentially far-reaching effects on the economic and racial barriers to accessing care"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 07, 2023)
Subject Transgender people -- Medical care -- Cross-cultural studies
Transphobia in medical care -- Cross-cultural studies
Discrimination in medical care -- Cross-cultural studies
LGBT activism -- Cross-cultural studies
Transgender people -- Medical care -- New York (State) -- New York
Transgender people -- Medical care -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires
Transphobia in medical care -- New York (State) -- New York
Transphobia in medical care -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires
Discrimination in medical care -- New York (State) -- New York
Discrimination in medical care -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires
LGBT activism -- New York (State) -- New York
LGBT activism -- Argentina -- Buenos Aires
SOCIAL SCIENCE / LGBTQ+ Studies / Transgender Studies
Discrimination in medical care.
LGBT activism.
Transgender people -- Medical care.
Transphobia in medical care.
Argentina -- Buenos Aires.
New York (State) -- New York.
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2023027181
ISBN 1452970297
Other Titles How trans- health activists are changing medicine