With Respect to Sex Negotiating Hijra Identity in South India

ISBN-10: 0226707563
ISBN-13: 9780226707563
Edition: 2005
Authors: Gayatri Reddy
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Description: 'With Respect to Sex' is an intimate ethnography that offers a positive account of sexual & social difference in India. The subjects of this study are the 'hijras' or the 'third sex' of India, that is individuals who occupy a liminal space between  More...

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Book details

List price: $32.00
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 7/1/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 312
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.210
Language: English

'With Respect to Sex' is an intimate ethnography that offers a positive account of sexual & social difference in India. The subjects of this study are the 'hijras' or the 'third sex' of India, that is individuals who occupy a liminal space between male & female, between sacred & profane.

Acknowledgments
Note on Transliteration
The Ethnographic Setting
Hijras, Individuality, and Izzat
Cartographies of Sex/Gender
Sacred Legitimization, Corporeal Practice: Hindu Iconography and Hijra Renunciation
"We Are All Musalmans Now": Religious Practice, Positionality, and Hijra/Muslim Identification
(Per)Formative Selves: The Production of Gender
"Our People": Kinship, Marriage, and the Family
Shifting Contexts, Fluid Identities
Crossing "Lines" of Subjectivity: Transnational Movements and Gay Identifications
Conclusion
Appendix
Notes
Glossary
References

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