Fixing Sex Intersex, Medical Authority, and Lived Experience

ISBN-10: 0822343185

ISBN-13: 9780822343189

Edition: 2008

Authors: Katrina Karkazis
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Description: Drawing extensively on interviews with adults with intersex conditions, parents, and physicians, this text moves beyond the heated rhetoric to reveal the complex reality of how intersexuality is understood, treated, and experienced.

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Book details

List price: $28.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Duke University Press
Publication date: 11/11/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.452
Language: English

Acknowledgments
Introduction
What is Intersexuality? History and Theory
Taxonomies of Intersexuality to the 1950s
Complicating Sex, Routinizing Intervention: The Development of the Traditional Treatment Paradigm
From Socialization to Hardwire: Challenges to the Traditional Treatment Paradigm
Making Decisions for and About a Baby with an Intersex Diagnosis
Boy or Girl? Bodies of Mixed Evidence and Gender Assignment
Fixing Sex: Surgery and the Production of Normative Sexuality
Living the Medicalized Body
Wanting and Deciding What Is Best: Parents' Experiences
Growing Up under the Medical Gaze: Adults' Experiences
The Intersex Body in the World: Activism and Social and Medical Change
Notes
References
Index
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