Transgenders - -1:90 males (1974)-Genetic males born with...

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Third Genders Kathoey – Thailand - transgender that participated in transsexual accts - usually took female roles in society - not legally acknowledge as gender Two-Spirit – North American - Native American and First Nations - Perform men’s and women’s roles and responsibilities - Considered spiritually male and female - In 130 tribes throughout North America - Berdache – prostitute Guevedoche – Dominican Republic
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Unformatted text preview: -1:90 males (1974)-Genetic males born with female sex charachteristics-eggs at 12-5-alpha-reductoase deficiency Nimnah Mesopotamia-4000 BP-Dietty in a Sumerian creation myth-No male or female parts-Enki, finds a position in society-Earliest reference to transgender o Shiva India o Hermaphrodites - Greece...
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2009 for the course ANT 2301 taught by Professor Gravlee during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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