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Bodies in doubt : an American history of intersex / Elizabeth Reis.
- Reis, Elizabeth, 1958-
About this work
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009.
xvii, 216 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-208) and index.
Hermaphrodites, monstrous births, and same-sex intimacy in early America -- From monsters to deceivers in the early nineteenth century -- The conflation of hermaphrodites and sexual perverts at the turn of the century -- Cutting the gordian knot : gonads, marriage, and surgery in the 1920s and 1930s -- Psychology, john money, and the gender of rearing in the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s.
Where to find it
Location StatusHistory of MedicineTP.ET.6 Open shelves