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Transgender health issues / Sarah Boslaugh.

Boslaugh, Sarah, (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Health and medical issues today
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 362.1086 BOSL (Text) 39231033473642 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781440858871
  • ISBN: 144085887X
  • Physical Description: x, 203 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, [2018]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [185]-197) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
part 1. Overview -- What does it mean to be transgender? -- A brief history of transgender people -- Transitioning -- Physical health -- Mental health -- part 2. Controversies and issues -- Discrimination against transgender people -- Access to health andsocial services and public facilities -- Transgender athletes: who competes against whom? -- Normative gender dichotomies and alternatives -- Parenting and family issues -- Research issues -- part 3. Scenarios.
Summary, etc.:
Transgender individuals face unique challenges when it comes to their physical, psychological, and social health and well-being. This accessible reference investigates these concerns in depth, offering readers insights into topics such as discrimination and access to health care.
Subject: Transgender people > Health and hygiene.
Transgender people > Social aspects.

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