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Gender Studies - A Welcome to the Library for Gender Studies Students

This guide offers an introduction to all Gender Studies students, including everything from how to find resources to searching for journal articles and using UVic Libraries' databases.

Transgender Studies

Curation in progress.  In the meantime, below are few suggestions.

1. Cover Image Gay, lesbian, bisexual, & transgender aging: challenges in research, practice, and policy 
by Witten, Tarynn Eyler, A. Evan 
2. Cover Image Transgender voices: beyond women and men 
by Girshick, Lori B 
3. Cover Image The transgender studies reader 2 
by Stryker, Susan Aizura, Aren Z 
4. Cover Image Transgender history 
by Stryker, Susan 
5. Cover Image Transgender identities: Drag Queen, Drag King, Hijra, Two-Spirit, Transwoman, Kathoey, Mukhannathun, Trans Man, Bacchá, Uranian, Sissy, Muxe, Fa'afafine, Bigender, Genderqueer, Bissu, We'wha, Fakaleiti, Khanith, Mak Nyah, Pak Nyah, Lhamana, Calabai, Calalai, Mahu 
This book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Links are at the end of each chapter. 
6. Cover Image Transgender erotica: trans figures 
by Christian, M 
7. Cover Image Imagining transgender: an ethnography of a category 
by Valentine, David 
Imagining Transgender is an ethnographic examination of the emergence and institutionalization of "transgender" as a category of collectiv... 
8. Cover Image The Transgender Archives: foundations for the future 
by Devor, Aaron H, 1951 Bengtson, Jonathan 
9. Cover Image The Transgender handbook: practical articles for the transitioning transgender 
by Spicer, Michelle Serena 
2014, First edition 
10. Cover Image The transgender phenomenon 
by Ekins, Richard King, Dave 
"Dave King and Richard Ekins are the leading world sociologists in this field. The book brings together a brilliant synthesis of history, ... 
11. Cover Image Transgender rights 
by Currah, Paisley, 1964 Juang, Richard M 
12. Cover Image The transgender child 
by Brill, Stephanie A Pepper, Rachel 
13. Cover Image Decolonizing the transgender imaginary 
by Currah, Paisley, 1964 Stryker, Susan 
Transgender studies quarterly, 2014 
14. Cover Image Transgender family law: a guide to effective advocacy 
15. Cover Image Transgender care: recommended guidelines, practical information, and personal accounts 
by Israel, Gianna E., 1963 Tarver, Donald E., 1960 
16. Cover Image The health of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people: building a foundation for better understanding 
by Committee on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health Issues and Research Gaps and Opportunities Board on the Health of Select Populations 
At a time when lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals--often referred to under the umbrella acronym LGBT--are becoming more v... 
17. Cover Image Transgender 101: a simple guide to a complex issue 
by Teich, Nicholas M 
18. Cover Image The lives of transgender people 
by Beemyn, Genny, 1966 Rankin, Sue 
19. Cover Image Transgender rights and politics: groups, issue framing, and policy adoption 
by Taylor, Jami K Haider-Markel, Donald P 
20. Cover Image Debates in transgender, queer, and feminist theory: contested sites 
by Elliot, Patricia, 1955 
21. Cover Image Treating transgender children and adolescents: an interdisciplinary discussion 
by Drescher, Jack, 1951 Byne, William 
22. Cover Image Transgender hirstory in 99 objects: legends and mythologies 
by Vargas, Chris E Frantz, David O., 1942 
23. Cover Image Supporting transgender & gender creative youth: schools, families, and communities in action 
by Meyer, Elizabeth J., 1971 Pullen-Sansfaçon, Annie 
Gender and sexualities in education, 2014 
24. Cover Image The transgender studies reader 
by Stryker, Susan Whittle, Stephen, 1955 
25. Cover Image Transgender on screen 
by Phillips, John, 1950 
An examination of filmic and Internet representations of transgender from a post-modern perspective, as a phenomenon that challenges conve... 
26. Cover Image Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender ageing: biographical approaches for inclusive care and support 
by Ward, Richard, 1966 Rivers, Ian 
27. Cover Image The handbook of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender public health: a practitioner's guide to service 
by Shankle, Michael D 
28. Cover Image Gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender myths from the Arapaho to the Zuñi: an anthology 
by Elledge, Jim, 1950 
American Indian studies, 2002 
29. Cover Image Transgender A to Z: the book 
by Lee, Vicky 
30. Cover Image Queering families: the postmodern partnerships of cisgender women and transgender men 
by Pfeffer, Carla A 
Sexuality, identity, and society series, 2017 
31. Cover Image Living out Islam: voices of gay, lesbian, and transgender Muslims 
by Kugle, Scott Alan, 1969 
"Muhsin is one of the organizers of Al-Fitra Foundation, a South African support group for lesbian, transgender, and gay Muslims. Islam an... 
32. Cover Image Assuming a body: transgender and rhetorics of materiality 
by Salamon, Gayle 
33. Cover Image TransForming gender: transgender practices of identity, intimacy and care 
by Hines, Sally 
34. Cover Image Trans bodies, trans selves: a resource for the transgender community 
by Erickson-Schroth, Laura Boylan, Jennifer Finney, 1958 
"There is no one way to be transgender. Transgender and gender non-conforming people have many different ways of understanding their gende... 
35. Cover Image Gay, lesbian, and transgender issues in education: programs, policies, and practices 
by Sears, James T. 1951 
Haworth series in GLBT community and youth studies, 2005 
36. Cover Image Just one of the guys?: transgender men and the persistence of gender inequality 
by Schilt, Kristen 
37. Cover Image Supporting transgender and transsexual students in K-12 schools: a guide for educators 
by Wells, Kristopher, 1971 Roberts, Gayle 
38. Cover Image Transfeminist perspectives in and beyond transgender and gender studies 
by Enke, Anne, 1964 
39. Cover Image Transgender experience: place, ethnicity, and visibility 
by Zabus, Chantal J Coad, David, 1958 
Routledge research in cultural and media studies, 2014 
"This collection by trans and non-trans academics and artists from the United States, the UK, continental Europe, and South Africa, examin... 
40. Cover Image A companion to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer studies 
by Haggerty, George E McGarry, Molly 
Blackwell companions in cultural studies, 2007
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