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The Gendered Self Further commentary on the transsexual phenomenon By Anne Vitale PhD
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With this volume, the author, a psychologist who has worked with over 500 gender variant clients over the last quarter century, gathers together the work of brain development scientist, gender... More > specialist and her own personal clinical experience to add to the growing body of knowledge regarding transsexualism. While most books stop at genital reassignment surgery this book takes us through transition to 30 years beyond, revealing the realities of what it is like to live one’s life as a transsexual in a cisgendered world. With surgery life takes a turn wherein the individual is now permanently consigned to a parallel universe: not male, not female but a biological and sociological combination of both. It is a world where the ordinary becomes absurd and the absurd becomes ordinary. Transsexualism is the existential dilemma writ large.< Less
The Gendered Self: Further Commentary on the Transsexual Phenomenon By Anne Vitale PhD
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Based on the author's experience in treating over 600 gender dysphoric, transgender, individuals over the last 31 years,The Gendered Self is the story of what it’s like to be born into and live... More > out one's life as a transsexual in a cissexual world. The author starts by showing how the developing brain is genderized in-utero and how that process can go awry leaving affected individuals sex/gender incongruent. Treatment limits and options are discussed followed by several chapters of what post sugery life is like. Transsexualism is a life long existential dilemma challenging the very nature of psychological survival. Nietzsche famously said "What does not kill you makes you stronger". As the author shows, developing a healthy transsexual identity and going on to live a meaningful life is certainly a testament to all who persist.< Less

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