The Transsexual Phenomenon by Harry Benjamin. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. You do not currently have access to this article. Be the first to ask a question about The Transsexual Phenomenon. Marie Sasago marked it as to-read Feb 19,
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The Transsexual Phenomenon
Benjamin was born in Berlinand raised in a German Lutheran home. H added it Jun 12, Create a free personal account to download free article PDFs, sign up for alerts, and more. No trivia or quizzes yet. The national picture changed from one of no significant institutional support for transsexual therapy and surgery in to a situation in where about twenty major medical centers were offering treatment and some thousand transsexuals had been provided with surgery. Outside of historical curiosity there isn't much to be gained from this other than knowing that "attempts to help marginalized populations by appealing to the prejudices of the majority" often end up being less than fully beneficial [woo surgery requirements in many states, the requirement of blanket heterosexuality and the ability of surgeons to rejects candidates they feel wouldn't "pass"].
Purchase access Subscribe now. AMdial marked it as to-read May 16, Encyclopedia of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender history in America. Maren marked it as to-read May 04, Reed Erickson —a successful industrialist, sought treatment from Benjamin in