Assuming a body : transgender and rhetorics of materiality / Gayle Salamon Salamon, Gayle

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Salamon, Gayle
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Transgenderism - Psychological aspects.; SELF-HELP / Sexual Instruction.; Gender identity.
Summary
We believe we know our bodies intimately& mdash;that their material reality is certain and that this certainty leads to an epistemological truth about sex, gender, and identity. By exploring and giving equal weight to transgendered subjectivities, however, Gayle Salamon upends these certainties. Considering questions of transgendered embodiment via phenomenology (Maurice Merleau-Ponty), psychoanalysis (Sigmund Freud and Paul Ferdinand Schilder), and queer theory, Salamon advances an alternative theory of normative and non-normative gender, proving the value and vitality of trans experi.
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28479785

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