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Author Cleminson, Richard
Title Hermaphroditism, Medical Science and Sexual Identity in Spain, 1850-1960
Imprint Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2009
©2009
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (282 pages)
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Series Iberian and Latin American Studies
Iberian and Latin American Studies
Note Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Series Editors' Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Chapter 1: Introduction: Male, Femaleor In-Between? Towards a History of the Science of 'Hermaphroditism' in Spain, 1850-1960 -- Chapter 2: From Sex as Social Status to Biological Sex -- Chapter 3: Between Diagnoses: Hermaphroditism, Hypospadias and Pseudo-hermaphroditism, 1870-1905 -- Chapter 4: Gonads, Hormones and Marañón's Theory of Intersexuality, 1905-1930 -- Chapter 5: From True Sex to Sex as Simulacrum -- Chapter 6: Conclusions -- Bibliography -- Index -- Back Cover
This is the first book in English to analyse the medical category of 'hermaphroditism' in Spain over the period 1850-1960. It attempts to show how the relationship between the male and female body, biological 'sex', gender and sexuality constantly changed in the light of emerging medical, legal and social influences
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Cleminson, Richard Hermaphroditism, Medical Science and Sexual Identity in Spain, 1850-1960 Cardiff : University of Wales Press,c2009 9780708322048
Subject Intersexuality
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Alt Author García, Francisco Vásquez
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