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The gender creative child : pathways for nurturing and supporting children who live outside gender boxes / Diane Ehrensaft, PhD ; foreword by Norman Spack, MD.

Ehrensaft, Diane. (Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 649 EHR (Text) 78731000499050 Adult Nonfiction On holds shelf -
Whiting Public Library 306.768 EH85 (Text) 51735011761714 Adult department Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781615193066
  • ISBN: 1615193065
  • Physical Description: xvi, 285 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : The Experiment, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-271) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword / by Norman Spack, MD -- Who is the gender creative child? -- What's your gender? : from boxes to spectrums to webs to gender infinity -- The gender spread : apples, oranges, and fruit salad -- When it's gender and something else or something else -- It takes a gender creative parent to negotiate the gender maze -- If gender is expansive, wherefore a shrink? -- Do we want a doctor in the house? -- Into the streets/onto the screens -- What's left to learn?
Summary, etc.:
"In thi s comprehensive resource, Dr. Ehrensaft explains the interconnected effects of biology, nurture, and culture to explore why gender can be fluid, rather than binary. As an advocate for the gender affirmative model and with the expertise she has gained over three decades of pioneering work with children and families, she encourages caregivers to listen to each child, learn their particular needs, and support their quest for a true gender self." --
Subject: Transgender children
Transgender youth.
Gender identity > Psychological aspects.
Child rearing.

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