(Audiobook) Beyond Trans by Heath Fogg Davis – 9781479855407

Home Forums Shop Talk (Audiobook) Beyond Trans by Heath Fogg Davis – 9781479855407

  • This topic is empty.
Viewing 1 post (of 1 total)
  • Author
    Posts
  • #5182 Reply
    Brenda Ware
    Guest

    Beyond Trans
    Does Gender Matter?

    by Heath Fogg Davis

    🔥 Beyond Trans ~ Read More 🔥

    • Language: english
    • Genres: lgbt, feminism, gender, queer, transgender, sexuality, education, politics
    • Release date: June 2, 2017
    • Author: Heath Fogg Davis
    • ISBN: 9781479855407 (1479855405)
    • Publisher: New York University Press
    • Format: hardcover, 184 pages

    About The Book

    Goes beyond transgender to question the need for gender classification

    Beyond Trans pushes the conversation on gender identity to its limits: questioning the need for gender categories in the first place. Whether on birth certificates or college admissions applications or on bathroom doors, why do we need to mark people and places with sex categories? Do they serve a real purpose or are these places and forms just mechanisms of exclusion? Heath Fogg Davis offers an impassioned call to rethink the usefulness of dividing the world into not just Male and Female categories but even additional categories of Transgender and gender fluid. Davis, himself a transgender man, explores the underlying gender-enforcing policies and customs in American life that have led to transgender bathroom bills, college admissions controversies, and more, arguing that it is necessary for our society to take real steps to challenge the assumption that gender matters.

    He examines four areas where we need to re-think our sex-classification systems: sex-marked identity documents such as birth certificates, driver’s licenses and passports; sex-segregated public restrooms; single-sex colleges; and sex-segregated sports. Speaking from his own experience and drawing upon major cases of sex discrimination in the news and in the courts, Davis presents a persuasive case for challenging how individuals are classified according to sex and offers concrete recommendations for alleviating sex identity discrimination and sex-based disadvantage.

    For anyone in search of pragmatic ways to make our world more inclusive, Davis’ recommendations provide much-needed practical guidance about how to work through this complex issue. A provocative call to action, Beyond Trans pushes us to think how we can work to make America truly inclusive of all people.

    Hardback book Beyond Trans download for reader. Hardcover Beyond Trans Heath Fogg Davis buy on Powells. EPUB ebook Beyond Trans read on Kobo. FictionBook ebook Beyond Trans by Heath Fogg Davis PC. FB2 book Beyond Trans by Heath Fogg Davis buy cheap on iPad.

    MOBI Beyond Trans download on Barnes & Noble. Online ebook Beyond Trans on IndieBound. MP3 book Beyond Trans Heath Fogg Davis read online on Mac. PDF Beyond Trans Heath Fogg Davis read online on Booktopia. Paperback Beyond Trans for iOS.

    TXT ebook Beyond Trans by Heath Fogg Davis buy cheap Android. EPUB book Beyond Trans download on Book Depository. Hardback Beyond Trans buy for iPhone on Amazon. FB2 book Beyond Trans by Heath Fogg Davis download. TXT ebook Beyond Trans Heath Fogg Davis read.

Viewing 1 post (of 1 total)
Reply To: (Audiobook) Beyond Trans by Heath Fogg Davis – 9781479855407
Your information: