Invisible Lives

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  • Paperback
  • 320 pages
  • Invisible Lives
  • Viviane Namaste
  • English
  • 23 April 2018
  • 0226568105

About the Author: Viviane Namaste

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Invisible Lives Invisible Lives is the first scholarly study of transgendered people cross dressers, drag queens and transsexuals and their everyday lives.Through combined theoretical and empirical study, Viviane K Namaste argues that transgendered people are not so much produced by medicine or psychiatry as they are erased, or made invisible, in a variety of institutional and cultural settings Namaste begins her work by analyzing two theoretical perspectives on transgendered people queer theory and the social sciences displaying how neither of these has adequately addressed the issues most relevant to sex change everything from employment to health care to identity papers Namaste then examines some of the rhetorical and semiotic inscriptions of transgendered figures in culture, including studies of early punk and glam rock subcultures, to illustrate how the effacement of transgendered people is organized in different cultural sites Invisible Lives concludes with new research on some of the day to day concerns of transgendered people, offering case studies in violence, health care, gender identity clinics, and the law. New Download Invisible Lives by Viviane Namaste For Kindle ePUB or eBook – scottishhomebakingawards.co.uk

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10 thoughts on “Invisible Lives

  1. Scott Moore says:

    The perfect book to wrench an undergraduate Gender Studies student s head out of masturbatory gender theory clouds I admire Namaste s illustration of the material realities of trans gendered experiences This is a necessary counterpoint and complement to those poststructuralists wh...

  2. Clio says:

    I loved the shit out of this book when I first read it I was entrenched in social sciences literature and at the time it was refreshing to read a trans academic with so much shit to talk I read it with my partner at the time and we never really could figure out how visibility and invisibility worked for her, what it meant to erase trans people, really She urges literature on trans people to actually be about their everyday lives, but how...

  3. Summer Bock, Holistic Nutrition & Herbs says:

    This profound book inspired me to write a paper on trans health care I began thinking about what changes are needed in our culture in order to support the kind of care and attention specific to trans individuals in regards to health and wellness My studi...

  4. Mills College Library says:

    305.9066 N1742 2000

  5. Josie Boyce says:

    seminal book on trans issues, from a bit of a detached, but not dispassionate writer.

  6. Kira says:

    pretty good but not much new to mealso, haven been written 16 years ago, the language is outdated a newer edition would be great.